Hemp Asato (麻亜里は), real name Nakajima Maari is a Japanese model and TV star.
Birthday: January 8th, 1992
Born: Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan
Famous for: Model, TV Star
Real name: Nakajima Maari 中島 麻亜梨
or Nakajima AsaAnashi
also known as Maari
Maari (Hemp Asato) has an older and younger brother. She was scouted in Harajuku in May 2004 when she was in junior high school at the age of 12.
At the age of 13 Maari moved from Fukushima Prefecture to Tokyo.
In 2009 the talent department for LOOP management company that Hemp Asato was a part of closed down. She moved to Entertainment Company, White Dream headquartered in Tokyo.
In 2010 she retired from entertainment to concentrate on her studies. Then in October 2011 she continued he career with more activity than before.
Maari has appeared in a number of TV drama’s and shows including Kamen Rider Drive in 2014 and KFB Fukushima Broadcasting “hit! Navi” regular MC in 2015.
She has also appeared in a number of magazines including Young Jump, Weekly Playboy and TV commercials.
In 2014, she graduated from the university.
*Photo credits provided in references section below where possible. View a list of photographers here.