MARIA OZAWA: JAPANESE ACTRESS IN FILM 'MENCULIK MIYABI'

Maria Ozawa who is also known as Miyabi was born in 1986. She was Ozawa was born in Hokkaidō, Japan. Her father is French-Canadian and her mother is Japanese. She attended an international school from Primary School to High School, so even though she grew up in Japan but she speaks good English as well as Japanese. She is popular as a AV (Adult Video) actress and she became sexually active at the age of 13. In 2002, while still a student, Ozawa appeared in a short (30 second) Japanese TV commercial for DARS Chocolate with the two members of the Japanese pop group KinKi Kids. The commercial has her sharing chocolate with one singer while secretly holding hands with the other.
Maria Ozawa first became familiar with AVs (adult videos) by watching sex tapes that belonged to a friend's brother. After that, Maria knew what she wanted to do in life. Unlike most AV actresses, Ozawa was not scouted. Interested in the industry, Ozawa researched companies until she found B-open, a modeling agency she liked. She applied to the company and was accepted. She began by modeling as Miyabi for the pornographic site Shirouto-Teien.com in June 2005, which resulted in several sets of photographs and even a short hardcore gonzo video released in CD-R and DVD-R formats.
When she was 19 she was introduced to a family friend who worked in Japanese AV and she started working for the video production company known as S1. In 2005, her first year, she was featured in the top-selling Japanese triple-X video of the year. An auspicious start! And she kept going the same way, making 1 new video a month for the next 2 years.
During a 2007 interview, Ozawa reported that her interest in the AV industry remains high, and her video cabinet contains nothing but AVs. She makes a good living from the industry, living in a mansion (a high-class apartment) with a US$1,682-per-month rent, and earning a minimum of $8,000 per month. However, while she says that she would quit the industry only if she is forced to do something else, she would try to prevent a friend from beginning work in the AV industry. Ozawa's family and friends are against her chosen profession in spite of her apparent pride in her work. When she brought several of her videos home to show her parents, they refused to watch them and told her to get out.
Marie Ozawa got more popular in Indonesia on 2009 due to her casting as Miyabi in film 'Menculik Miyabi' which is launched on May 2010. In that film, Maria Ozawa played a role as Miyabi with young star from Indonesia Nicky Tirta who played a role as Kevin. Even though this fil mis got hard contra opinions from public in Indonesia, and even attracted some demonstrations, but 'Menculik Miyabi' has been licenced by LSF-Lembaga Sensor Film (an institution whose duties to sensor film which is not appropriate with norms in Indonesia) and categorized as Film Remaja or Teens. In this film Maria Ozawa was far from porn casting, because this film is tend to be the commedian genre.