|Date of Birth||12 July 1939|
|Place of Birth||Kyoto|
|Real Name||Okumura Tamao|
Tamao is an actress and a TV personality. When she was 14 years old, she made her appearance for the first time for "Keiko to Yukie". Then in 1954, she became an actress under contract with Taiei. She changed her name to Nakamura Tamao as a screen name.
In 1962 she became a free actress. Then she appeared on TV and on the stage. For example, she appeared in "Hashinonaikawa" and "Sanmanotakokusekigun" and "SanmanosupakarakuriTV" etc.
In 1959, she got married to Katsu Shintarou. Then she had two children.
In 1986, she published her autobiography, "Ahonaonna". It is an autobiography.
Now, she appears in a TV movie "Akimahende". She plays a housekeeper in that TV movie. She seems to learn words by heart in earnest. She always speaks Kansai language. So of course she speaks it in the TV movie. References: Gendai Jinmei Jiten 98
Reported by: Kobayashi Maki
Data verified by: Okamoto Emiko
Date of Report: December 1998
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