Born 1943 in Tokyo, Japan.
Spent her childhood living abroad with her father, a diplomat, and her mother, a painter.
1956-1960 Studied ballet at The Royal Ballet School, London, UK.
1968-1969 As a Fulbright scholar, studied at Stella Adler Studio of Acting, New York, USA.
Since then has had a wide career as an actress in films, television, and on stage.