Akimoto Yuki is a Japanese fashion model and actress. Her hometown is Kitakyushu city, Fukuoka prefecture. Her career as actress and fashion model began in her high school years. In 1995, she was selected as an idol for Fuji TV Visual Queen from which notable talents such as Uchida Yuki and Inamori Izumi were graduated. As an idol, she also had a stint as a singer and released a mini-album “Sweet Holidays” in 1998. She married to a (former) professional baseball player Susumu Otomo in 1999. The couple had a child and divorced in 2005.
She is also a qualified Japanese sake brewer.