Chiaki Kuriyama (栗山 千明 Kuriyama Chiaki , born October 10, 1984) is a Japanese actress, singer and model. She is best known in the West for her roles as Takako Chigusa in Kinji Fukasaku's Japanese film Battle Royale (2000) and as Gogo Yubari in Quentin Tarantino's Hollywood film Kill Bill, Volume 1 (2003).
I loved playing Go Go, because the character's so extreme. And she's pretty close to my real character. Especially the fact that she liked her sword and lots of accessories.
Obviously, the difference between a game and actual training is you're using your whole body, so in that sense, maybe not, although maybe something to do with reaction, the speed of reaction, maybe that was of use during the training.
Julie Dryfus and I were both afraid of heights and in one scene, I had to be quite high up and I was rather terrified, but Julie was very kind ,encouraging me and we got through that together.
|Other Names||ChiakisamaQueen Bee|
|Date of Birth||October 10, 1984|
|Height||5' 4½" (164 cm)|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Claim to Fame||Gogo Yubari in Kill Bill vol.01|