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Tomoyo's Grandmother


Japanese Name 板野 (いたの)
Romanized Name Itano
English Name Itano
Age Unknown
Birthday Unknown
Height Unknown
Homeworld Akibastar
First Appearance
Debut Episode 5 - Their Day Off
Voice Actress/Actor
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Tomoyo's Grandmother was a former member of AKB0048. On Akibastar, it is possible that she was known as Tomomi Itano the 8th (板野 友美 (いたの ともみ)), also known as Tomochin (ともちん). She is the mother of Tomoyo's mother and grandmother Tomomi Itano and Tomoka Itano.


She has curly, greying blonde hair that is put up into a bun. She has a diamond-shaped lining on her hair, indicating that she had graduated. Like all members of AKB0048, she had a heart-shaped lining on her hair and eyes.




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Tomomi Itano in 2013.

Tomomi Itano was born in Kanagawa Prefecture in Japan on July 3, 1991. She officially joined AKB48 in 2005 at the age of fourteen. In addition to being one of the group's Senbatsu members, she is also a part time model and actress. She has featured in the popular Japanese fashion magazine Cawaii, and released her own photobook in 2009. She has also had a few starring roles on TV as well, playing Shibuya in the television show "Majisuka Gaiden". She also was part of the subunit "Queen & Elizabeth", and appeared on Kamen Rider W during the series run. Some interesting facts about Itano include that she wishes she was older, and she considers her petite mouth her cute point.