Fans of classic Japanese horror and sci-fi films are no doubt familiar with actress Yumi Shirakawa, and it’s with a heavy heart that we report this elegant actress is no longer with us.
Shirakawa has passed away at the age of 79. She was seen in such classics as Rodan, The Mysterians, and The H-Man. Her lengthy career spanned many decades, and her last appearance was in the 2014 Japanese TV series “Black President.”
We here at Dread Central would like to take this time to honor Shirakawa and offer our deepest on condolences to her many friends, family members, and constituents.