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Karina (2007)

Karina is a Japanese model, actress and former gravure idol.


  • Name: Karina (香里奈)
  • Full name: Nose Karina (能瀬香里奈)
  • Nickname: Karitan (かりたん)
  • Birthdate: February 21, 1984
  • Birthplace: Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
  • Blood Type: A
  • Heritage: Unknown
  • Hobbies: Reading, photography, caring for dogs
  • Siblings: Anna, Elena (older sisters)


Karina made her debut in 2000 modeling for the women's fashion magazine Ray. She continued to model during her short stint as a gravure idol, but decided she liked modeling clothing more than bikinis and since became a model full time.

In 2001, Karina began acting, her first part being in the dorama Kabachitare!. The following year, she began doing commercials. Karina was also chosen in 2002 as one of Fuji TV's Visual Queens of the year, along with Ichikawa Yui, Sawajiri Erika, and Yarita Ayano.

Karina has since continued to act in various doramas and films, but models only for Ray.


  • Karina is the youngest of three sisters, both of whom are also well-known in the modeling industry.
  • Learned classical ballet as a child.




  • [2005.01.27] KARINA



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