Yui Aragaki – affectionately known as Gakky – is a popular Japanese actress and singer, famous for her starring roles in Koizora, Code Blue, Hanamizuki and Legal High etc.
Name: Yui Aragaki @ Aragaki Yui
Japanese name: 新垣結衣
Birthdate: June 6, 1988
Birthplace: Naha, Okinawa, Japan
Height: 168cm – Bloodtype: A
Profession: Actress, singer, model
Yui Aragaki started her showbiz career as a magazine model for Nicola in 2001. She began acting in some TV drama series in 2005 before making her breakthrough in 2007 with starring role in movies Waruboro, Tokyo Serendipity and Koizora.
Gakky released her first studio album Sora in 2007 and had released a few other singles and albums in 2008-2010 with moderate success. She was also the co-hosts for popular radio program Girls Locks from 2010 to 2012.
Her acting career continued to boom with drama series Code Blue (2008/2010), Smile (2009), Full Throttle Girl (2011), Ranma ½ (2011), Legal High (2012/2013), and movie Hanamizuki (2010) and The Wings of the Kirin (2012) etc.