Who is Sei Ashina? Sei Ashin Biography
Sei Ashina was a Japanese actress, best known in Kamen Rider Hibiki for her role as Hime. She was born on November 22, 1983, in Fukushima, Japan. She also became known in Silk (2007) for her role as The Child, an unnamed concubine.
She was 36 years old.
Ashina, 36, who started her career as a fashion model, appeared in various films and television series including the NHK period drama “Yae no Sakura” (Yae’s Sakura) and the police drama “Aibo” (Partner).
The native of Fukushima Prefecture also landed a role in the 2007 film “Silk,” an adaptation of a similar-name Italian novel in which a French silkworm smuggler and his companion, played by Michael Pitt and Keira Knightley, traveled to Japan in search of 19th-century silkworms.
Ashina was found dead by her family at her home in Shinjuku on 14 September 2020. Her agency Horipro verified the news and said inquiries into the cause of her death are continuing.