Louis Kurihara (栗原 類, Kurihara Rui, born 6 December 1994) is a Japanese fashion model, TV personality, and actor represented by the Ever Green Entertainment agency. He appears on Japanese TV, playing on his "overly negative" character, and debuted as a film actor in the 2013 film Zekkyō Gakkyū.
Louis Kurihara was born on 6 December 1994 to a Japanese mother and a British father.
On 1 July 2013, Kurihara left the Junes Acting & Modeling agency to work for Ever Green Entertainment and devote more time to his acting career.
- Zekkyō Gakkyū (2013) as Akira Gotō
- Daily Lives of High School Boys (2013), as Saino
- Black Butler (2014)
- Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai (2014)
- Odoru Sanma Goten! (NTV)
- Osama no Brunch (TBS)
- Waratte Iitomo! (Fuji TV, regular Wednesday guest since October 2012)
- Mōsō Nihon Ryōri (NHK, presenter)
- Magic x Warrior Magimajo Pures! (TV Tokyo)
- Men's Non-No
- Street Jack
- Aeon Laketown shopping mall
- JR Central
- Nisshin Cup Noodle
- Kurihara, Louis (7 November 2012). Never Mind the Negativity. Fusosha Publishing. ISBN 978-4594067137.