Erika is famously known as her role of Karika in the drama series named “Arthdal Chronicles” in 2019. She is also the winner of the Yokohama Film Festival Award in 2019.
In January 2020, she is in the top headlines of Korean news because the secret of her affair with the famous Korean actor “Higashide Masahiro” has revealed. Both of them are in a relationship since 2018.
The lover starts dating each other from the set of the movie “Asako I & II”. The shocking news is that Higashide is a married man and the father of three children also.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Early Life
The beautiful Korean actress came to this world on Friday, September 19, 1997 (age 22 years, as in 2019) in Chiba Prefecture city in Japan. She belongs to a Japenese ethnicity.
Her dad is the owner of a restaurant in Chiba and her mother is a homemaker. She is the younger daughter of her parents.
Erika has two elder sisters (name not known). As the younger child in the family, she is very naughty. She starts doing modeling from childhood. She attends a local high school in her hometown for education.
Body Stats, Height, Weight & Appearance
She is a beautiful Japenese girl. Erika Karata has a fair tall height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.67 m). She is one of the top Korean models. Because of her attractive looks, she appeared as the model for various brands. She maintains her body very well.
Karata is very conscious about her health. Due to proper gyming and exercise, she maintained her body weight around 49 kilograms.
She has a white skin tone with natural black color hair. She looks pretty with her small black color eyes. She holds an hourglass body shape.
Personal Life, Husband & Boyfriend
The 22-year-old girl has an affair with a married guy for a long time. Erika holds a secretive nature personality. She never discloses any information about her personal life to the media. But ultimately the media brought her affair to the public.
She is in a relationship with a famous Korean actor named “Higashide Masahiro” from the year 2018. Masahiro is a married man and has three kids.
Higashide’s wife “Anne Watanabe” is an actress. The famous Japanese actor “Ken Watanabe” is her father. Both of them are married in the year 2015.
Karata met her partner the first time on the set of the film named “Asako I & II”. in this film both are in the lead role. They start dating from 2018 secretly. When his wife knew about the relation between his husband and Erika, she lives separately from her hubby.
According to the media, Erika has broken up with Higashide and said to him to live a happy married life with his spouse and children. But there is no confirmation about this news.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Erika Karata
|Real Full Birth Name||Erika Karata.|
|Profession||Actress and Model.|
|Famous for||The Show Arthdal Chronicles.|
|Age (As of 2019)||22 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||19 September 1997.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Chiba Prefecture, Japan.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Virgo.|
|House Location||Chiba Prefecture.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Centimeters: 167 cm.
Meters: 1.67 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 49 Kg.
Pounds: 108 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||6.|
|Parents||Father: Name Not Known.
|Siblings||Sisters: 2 (Name Not Known).|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Social media||Instagram: @erika_karata_unofficial (3.6k + followers).
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|School||Local High school.|
|Career and Wealth|
|Television||1. Koe Koi (2016).
2. Todome no Kiss (2018).
3. Konatsu Biyori (2019).
4. Harassment Game (2019).
5. Arthdal Chronicles (2019).
6. Byōin de Nenbutsu o Tonaenaide Kudasai (2019).
|Filmography||1. Kakugo wa Ii ka Soko no Joshi (2018).
2. Asako I & II (2018).
|Debut song||In the year 2015 The Story Begins.|
|Net worth||$ 2 million USD (As in 2020).|
Acting Career, Movies, TV Shows & Net worth
Karata starts her modeling career from her high school days. Before becoming a successful model she works at a theme park for part-time.
In the year 2014, she got an opportunity to work as a model in a music video named “Divine”. After that, she appeared in so many music videos.
In 2016, she got a golden chance to work in her first television show named “Koe Koi”. After that, she appeared in so many television shows. In 2020, the accumulated Net worth of Actress Erika Karata is around $2 million US Dollars.
She goes more famous with the show “Arthdal Chronicles”. In this series, she performed the role of Karika, which is very much loved by people.
In the year 2018, she gets a lead role in the movie “Asako I & II” opposite to Higashide Masahiro. This film has gone superhit in the industry.
- Karata is managed by BH Entertainment South Korea.
- She appeared as a model for electronics commercial ads like Sony and LG.
- In 2019, she won the Yokohama Film Festival Award for Best New Actor in Asako I & II.
- She is a foodie and loves to eat sushi and prawns.
- Erika Karata holds a charming personality due to her zodiac birth sign “Virgo”.
- She is quite active on social media.
- She works in both Japanese and Korean entertainment industry.
- Erika spends most of the time with her colleagues.