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Handsome na Kanojo (Manga)

Handsome na Kanojo

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Handsome Girl, Handsome Girlfriend, Angel & Adventure, Radical Romance
Japanese: ハンサムな彼女

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 9
Chapters: 41
Status: Finished
Published: Nov 1988 to Jan 1992
Genres: Drama, Romance, Shoujo
Authors: Yoshizumi, Wataru (Story & Art)
Serialization: Ribon Magazine

Statistics

Score: 7.381 (scored by 493 users)
Ranked: #51092
Popularity: #4414
Members: 1,140
Favorites: 5
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top manga page. Please not that 'R18+' titles are excluded.

Popular Tags

romance

Synopsis

Hagiwara Mio is a young rising star in the celebrity world of Japan. She has always been in love with her neighbour, the handsome actor Morimoto Teruomi, who is the motivation for Mio to continue being an actress. However, Teruomi falls in love with Sawaki Aya instead, who's the best friend of Mio as well as a popular singer. At the verge of a break-down, Mio was comforted by the genius director, Kumagai Ichiya. A heart-broken Mio slowly finds herself attracted to Ichiya in spite of herself, but why is Ichiya always keeping a distance between Mio and himself?

(Source: Mangahere)

Included one-shots:
Volume 8: Angel & Adventure, Radical Romance

Background

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Related Manga

Adaptation: Handsome Girl


Characters

 Mio
Hagiwara, Mio
Main
 Ayako
Kimura, Ayako
Supporting

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Jun 8, 6:52 AM
dawnswordchamp
It took me two days to read this but only because I was busy during those two days. But the important thing was I enjoyed this manga pretty well!

I first discovered Handsome na Kanojo by looking through the Skip Beat's recommendation page. I like the synopsis, the fact that the main character is an actress, the plot revolving around show biz and the kinda old art which made me quickly decide to read it. It was a good choice.

I give the Story and 8/10 because it is a typical showbiz story line. They have similar hurdles, and story arcs with only a select few read more
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