Sei Ashina, who appeared in the 2005 film Kamen Rider Hibiki & The Seven Senki as Hime, has passed away at the age of 36. The actress began her career as a fashion model and moved on to star in several tv shows and films, including the NHK drama Yae no Sakura.
Ashina was found in her apartment on Monday morning, September 14, by her family. Investigators believe she passed from a suspected suicide.
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