Ryo Hitomi ( Japanese: 瞳 リョウ , Hepburn: Hitomi Ryo , born September 21, 1975) is a Japanese AV idol, gravure model, singer, author and television personality.

Life and career

Born in Tokyo, [3] after some experiences as a gravure model, [4] Hitomi started her adult career with the video Sensational breast commotion released in January 1996 by Atlas21. [7] She continued appearing in several AVs for Atlas21 for over a year and then worked with a number of other studios. [8] In December 1998 she was the inaugural actress in Idea Pocket's series of "Angel" videos. [9] [11]

During this time she also appeared on several TV programs, including being a semi-regular in the TV Tokyo late-night variety show Gilgamesh Night , [3] and in the Nippon Television comedy show Super Jockey . [3] In another mainstream venue, Hitomi had a role in the 1997 direct-to-video V-cinema horror feature Kyuketsu Onsen e Yokoso , starring Aya Sugimoto. [12] In 1998 she released a CD together with the AV idol Yuki Tsukamoto. [3] [4] Hitomi also performed in the yakuza action comedy Break Heat released to theaters in February 1998. [13] In 2000 Hitomi published an autobiography in which she described her male phobia, the relations with her parents and her experience in the adult industry. [3] Hitomi retired from show business in 2001, [4] and she later worked in a cabaret club in Ginza and in the beauty industry. [3]

After a 12 years hiatus, at age thirty-seven, she rejoined the adult industry in January 2013 with an "image" (non-sex) video, Come Back 12 Years Racing Legend: Ryo Hitomi , for the Madonna studio which specializes in "mature" actresses. [3] [4] [14] Two months later, Hitomi performed in a video for the AV studio Rookie, Ryo Hitomi Back to AV , marking her return to hardcore AVs. [15] [16]

Filmography

Date Video title Company Director Notes
1996-01-26 Sensational Breast Commotion [17]
センセーショナルな胸さわぎ
Atlas21
6A-012
Hirofumi Miyazaki Debut
1996-02-24 E-Cup Girl
Eカップ令嬢
Atlas21 Oz
OZ-6024
Hiroshi Sakura
1996-03-22 The Neo Uniform Connection 20
NEO出血大制服20
Atlas21
6A-033
Shion Keiura
1996-04-19 All Nude Ryo Hitomi
オールヌード 瞳リョウ
Atlas21
6A-043
Shion Kageura
1996-05-15 New Female Teacher: A Rape Tragedy
新任女教師 レイプの悲劇
Atlas21
6A-052
Shion Kageura
1996-06-28 The Call Girl 5
ザ・コールガール5
Atlas21
6A-065
Shion Kageura
1996-08-30 AV Idol Legend
AVアイドル伝説
Atlas21
6A-084
Tatsuya Touma
1996-11-20 Pantyhose Lovers
パンストラヴァーズ
Atlas21
6A-114
Saburou Kobayashi
1996-12-14 All Nude Yuma Morimoto
オールヌード 森本由麻
Atlas21
6A-121
Saburou Kobayashi With Yuma Morimoto
1996-12-28 Fuck with Ryo Hitomi
瞳リョウとFUCKする
Atlas21
6A-126
Yosuke Mizuki
1997-02-15 Confinement Immoral Lady
監禁インモラルレディ
Atlas21
7A-022
Yosuke Mizuki
1997-03-15 The Final Atlas21
7A-032
Yosuke Mizuki
1997-06-27 Mejiri: Ryo Hitomi
女尻 瞳リョウ
Alice Japan
KA-1839
Kunihiro Hasegawa
1997-08-22 The Contrary Soap Heaven: Ryo Hitomi
逆ソープ天国 瞳リョウ
Alice Japan Babylon
KR-9054
Masayuki Naruse
1997-11-29 The Restriction Rape
拘束レイプ・強精ナマ出し
h.m.p Miss Christine
UMC-025
Midori Moriguchi
1998-01-25 Lingerie Dolls Vol.5 Media Station Cosmos Plan
MG-61
Kei Morikawa With Ayumi Nanase & Kaoru Mochida
1998-10-10 School Teacher Rape
疑惑の教壇
Attackers Shark
SHK-061
1998-12-01 Angel, Ryo Hitomi
Angel 瞳リョウ
Idea Pocket Angel
AN-001
1999-02-10 Gang Rape Inspector
遊戯シリーズ第三弾
Attackers Shark
SHK-071
1999-06-21 Angel, Ryo Hitomi 2
Angel 瞳リョウ 2
Idea Pocket Angel
AN-022
1999-08-27 Immoral Lady 9
背徳淑女 9
CineMagic
VS-571
1999-12-04 Slut Actress 10 - Ryo Hitomi
痴女優 10 瞳リョウ
Waap Entertainment Kohshiro
CHD-010
Koushirou
2000-06-09 The Woman Who Becomes a Habit - Ryo Hitomi
クセになる女 瞳リョウ
Waap Entertainment Gone
GOD-006
GotfI
2000-07-07 Your Masturbation Will Help You 02
アナタのオナニーたすけてアゲル02
Waap Entertainment Gone
GOD-008
Alala Kurosawa
2001-09-19 Star Box 05 Waap Entertainment Star Box
SBD-005
2013-01-25 Come Back 12 Years Racing Legend: Ryo Hitomi [18]
瞳リョウ come back 12年ぶり…伝説の裸身―
Madonna
JUX-010
Eitaro Haga "Image video" (non-sex)
2013-03-19 Ryo Hitomi Back to AV [19]
瞳リョウ AV復活!
Rookie
RKI-247
2013-04-07 The Female Teacher's Extra Lesson [20]
女教師、課外授業
Attackers Shark
SHKD-500
Yoshida Takanori
2013-05-07 Human Sacrifice For Her Husband [20]
人身御供 夫のために、私は…
Attackers Ryubaku
RBD-475
Yoshida Takanori
2013-06-07 My Mother-in-Law of Yearning Ryo Hitomi [18]
瞳リョウ 初本番!! 嫁の母
Madonna
JUX-010
Eitaro Haga