Keita Machida is a Japanese actor who burst into the screen as a young man a decade ago and since then has not stopped wowing the audience through his fantastic acting skills. Some of his outstanding works include Sukimasuki, Prince of Legend, High & Low The Movie, Beauty And The Man, and Cherry Magic! Thirty Years Old, You Can Become a Wizard.
Does Keita Machida Have a Wife? Did He Have a Girlfriend?
Speaking about his marital status, Keita Machida is yet to marry in his life. What's more, he does not have a girlfriend and is single right now. Furthermore, there has never been rumors of him dating any person.
The Japanese celeb is a handsome man by all means, and there is no doubt he has many female admirers. But it seems like he is not into romance and remains focused on his career. For now, his chemistry is limited to on-screen only.
Most of the time, Machida is hands full of works, but he likes to spend time with his family and close ones in his free time.
Keita Machida's Net Worth And Salary
Keita Machida has a net worth of $600,000 from his many years in the acting industry. On average, an actor in Japan earns a salary of $57,000 in a year. For someone who's been acting many so long, the veteran star should make a lot of money than fifty grand a year.
The 30-year-old is one of Japan's recognized celebrities; therefore, for someone who is quite popular, he has other ways to earn money, i.e., social media. Keita has over a million followers on his Instagram account, through which he promotes his works and various products. Judging on his popularity, he surely makes a handsome sum from it.
Keita Machida's Notable Acting Works
Throughout his acting career, Keita Machida's had many praiseworthy performances, and one of them is "Cherry Magic! Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?!." The Japanese fantasy romance series is a live-action drama adaptation based on the manga of the same name.
The story is about a 30 years old virgin, Kiyoshi Adachi, portrayed by Eiji Akaso, who gains the power to read people's minds by touching them. One day, he accidentally touches his co-worker Yuichi Kurosawa played by Machida, and finds out that Yuichi has feelings for him. Till now, the show has aired nine of twelve episodes, first airing on October 09, 2020.
2020 has been a good year for the handsome actor as his other work came out at the end of the year, Alice in Borderland. Likewise, this series is also a manga adaptation show by Netflix based on the Haro Aso written manga of the same name.
Check out the clip of Keita Machida played the Netflix series, Alice in Borderland!
In the show, the "Sukimasuki" actor played Daikichi Karube, a bartender and the friend of the main character. Furthermore, he worked with Kento Yamazaki, Tao Tsuchiya, Yuki Morinaga, Nijiro Murakami, Ayaka Miyoshi, Dori Sakurada, and many others. Due to the success of Alice in Borderland, Netflix decided to renew the series for a second season.
Quick Facts: Keita Machida
- Keita Machida was born and grew up in Higashigatsuma, Agatsuma District, Gunma, Japan.
- He has two siblings; one older sister and a younger brother.
- He studied at Japanese Airlines High School, where he studied to become a pilot; however, due to his eyesight problems, it became difficult for him to pursue that career, and therefore he gave up on it. He took a mechanics course to study the structure of aircraft.
- The 1.81 meters tall man learned Kendo during his childhood days.
- Machida joined Nippon Sport Science University to obtain a physical education teaching license to teach dance to kids.
- While working as a member of the danced circle "Cypher Heads Fam" at a university, he was approached by a professional dancer. He was invited to attend EXPG Tokyo as a scholarship student to take dance and acting lessons.
- In August 2010, he joined the dance group "Gekidan Exile" after passing the Dai 3kai Gekidan EXILE Audition.
- In July 2011, he was announced as a candidate member of Generations from Exile Tribe, but due to constant injuries, he left dropped out from the group to focus on his acting.
- On November 20, 2019, he released his first photo book titled "BASIC."
- He has been featured in two music videos.
- Keita has given his voice in a game and an animation movie.
- He is represented by LDH.