Tomo Sakurai

Tomo Sakurai
Native name 櫻井 智
Born Tomoe Hatta (八田 友江 Hatta Tomoe)
(1971-09-10) September 10, 1971
Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan
Years active 1987–2016
Agent I'm Enterprise

Tomo Sakurai (櫻井 智 Sakurai Tomo, born Tomoe Hatta (八田 友江 Hatta Tomoe), September 10, 1971 in Ichikawa, Chiba) is a Japanese former voice actress and idol singer. Sakurai was a member of I'm Enterprise. She announced her retirement on September 1st, 2016.



At the age of 14, Sakurai debuted as a sub-member for "Kiss Fairlies," a group that worked as campaign girls for the local Kijima Motorcycle Racing Team. All members were over 15 years old, aside from Tomo.

In age of "Lemon Angel"

At 17, she joined the idol pop unit, Lemon Angel, a counter project of Cream Lemon coordinated by the same company that produced "Kiss Fairlies". The project contained comic, animated, and idol pop units. The unit played themselves in Midnight Anime Lemon Angel. She released 5 albums during her time in Lemon Angel.

After Lemon Angel

Sakurai joined a new video game idol unit and released one album with this unit. After leaving, she focused her career to mainly voice acting work.



  1. The Scarecrow Video Movie Guide. Sasquatch Books. 2004. p. 541. ISBN 978-1-57061-415-6. Retrieved 2 December 2010.
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