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January Learn how and when to remove this template message. Their public and "private" lives were carefully orchestrated—they always appeared perfect in all situations and seemed to enjoy a lavish lifestyle that most Japanese could only dream about. Female stock characters in anime and manga Japanese popular culture Japanese idols Japanese youth culture. Kaori Manabe age 37 Kaori Manabe is a Japanese television personality and model. Whether a person is categorized as an idol depends on how he or she got into the entertainment business and whether he or she is promoted as being an idol.