Ai Hashimoto is a Japanese actress and Seventeen Magazine-exclusive fashion model. She was born on January 12, 1996 in Kumamoto Prefecture. She is currently represented by Sony Music Artists.She also appeared in a PV for a JUJU single. In 2009, she made her acting debut with the film Give & Go, simultaneously landing her first starring role in the movie. She later went on to play class representative Kitahara Mizuki in the 2010 film Kokuhaku. She also starred in the 2011 horror movie, Avatar (no relation to the James Cameron movie), and will play as Mei Misaki in the live-action adaptation of Another.