|Nickname||Manatsu (まなつ), Manattan (まなったん)|
|Birthdate||August 20, 1993|
|Current Age||30 Years Old|
|Agency||Japan Music Entertainment|
|Social Networks||7gogo / Blog / Instagram / SHOWROOM|
|Idol Career Info|
|Former Team||1st Generation|
|Debuted||June 2011 / 1st Generation|
- 1 Trivia
- 2 Singles Participation
- 3 Albums Participation
- 4 Units
- 5 Photobooks
- 6 Media Appearances
- 7 Gallery
- Audition song: Oh My Darlin' (Nakanomori Band)
- Favorite member: Watanabe Miyuki
- Respected member: Suda Akari
- Oshimen: Ito Nene, Yamasaki Ten
- Favorite singers: Nishino Kana, Alexandros
- Loves: Animals
- Interests: Watching sports matches, cooking, cleaning, sewing
- Specialties: Violin, Cooking
- Eldest member of Nogizaka46 (From February 2022, after Shinuchi Mai's graduation).
- Her specialty is baking and she once dreamed of being a pastry chef.
- She has a younger brother.
- She is the leader of Manatsu Respect Corps.
- She is known as the "burikko (ぶりっ子)" or cutesy-clumsy girl persona of the group.
- According to her, she's been called burikko since elementary school.
- She has also called "Azatoi (あざとい)" or cunningly flirty.
- Because of this, she's known as being one of the strongest members at Handshake events.
- Her signature move is "Zukkyun! (ずっきゅん)" where she poses with both hands together to imitate a gun and "shoots" the other person while saying "Zukkyun to your heart! (○○さんのハートにずっきゅん！)" with a wink.
- She studied in an all girls university (Ferris University), majoring in English literature.
- She was on hiatus from September 2011 to October 2012 for academic reasons.
- She went on hiatus immediately after being selected for the group. Therefore, she did not participate in any single until Seifuku no Mannequin.
- She attended the same high school as Nishikawa Nanami and Yada Risako. All three were in the calligraphy (shodo) club.
- She is known as the most non-athletic member of Nogizaka46.
- She skydived on episode 74 of Nogizakatte, Doko? in order to promote the single Kimi no Na wa Kibou.
- She participated in the Japan Expo in Paris on July 4, 2014, with Ikoma Rina, Fukagawa Mai, Sakurai Reika, Matsumura Sayuri, Hashimoto Nanami, Wakatsuki Yumi and Nishino Nanase.
- She shares her birthday with Shiraishi Mai, which they usually celebrate together.
- The two members get along well, with her burikko persona bringing out Shiraishi's frowning "Kuroishi-san (黒石さん)" persona.
- She is known for her complex with her big head, contrasting with Saito Asuka's small head.
- She is also known for her bad singing.
- She was appointed as Nogizaka46 Captain to replace Sakurai Reika since September 2019.
- Graduated on February 26, 2023. (Announcement: January 7, 2023)
Other Original Songs
- Mr. Sazae (サザエさん) (2019)
- Bad Boys J the Movie (2013)
- Chounouryoku Kenkyubu no 3 Nin (超能力研究部の3人) (2014)
- BAD BOYS J (2013)
- Otona e Noboru (オトナヘノベル) (2016)
- Hatsumori Bemars (初森ベマーズ ) (2015)
- Zambi (ザンビ) (2019)
- Headhunter: Headhunter's Mode (連続ドラマＷ 引き抜き屋 ～ヘッドハンターの流儀～) (2019)
- Sam no Koto (サムのこと) (2020)
- Nogizakatte, Doko? (乃木坂って、どこ?) (2011 - 2015)
- NOGIBINGO! (2013 - 2019)
- Nogizaka Under Construction (乃木坂工事中) (2015 - )
- Ramen Walker TV 2 (ラーメンWalker TV 2)
- Fantazaka Gakuen to Daigashou Keikaku (ファンタ坂学園と大合唱計画) (2019)
- Hinekure 3 (ひねくれ３) (2019 - 2020)
- Geinin Sensei Series 3 (芸人先生) (2020)
- High Noon TV Viking! MORE (バイキングMORE) (2020 - ) - Irregular Guest
- Rajira! Sunday (らじらー! サンデー) (2017) - Regular (substituting for Nakamoto Himeka
- Graduation Album (卒業アルバムに1人はいそうな人を探すラジオ) (2020) - Tuesday Host
- Akimoto Manatsu's Graduation Album Sunday (秋元真夏(乃木坂46) 卒業アルバムに1人はいそうな人を探すラジオ サンデー) (2021 - ) - Host
Akimoto Manatsu (2018 - Kaerimichi wa Toomawari Shitaku Naru)
Akimoto Manatsu (2017 - Influencer)
Akimoto Manatsu (2016 - Hadashi de Summer)
Akimoto Manatsu (2016 - Harujion ga Sakukoro)
Akimoto Manatsu (2015 - Ima, Hanashitai Dareka ga Iru)
Akimoto Manatsu (2015 - Taiyou Knock)
Akimoto Manatsu (2015 - Inochi wa Utsukushii)
Akimoto Manatsu (2014 - Nandome no Aozora ka?)
Akimoto Manatsu (2014 - Natsu no Free & Easy)
Akimoto Manatsu (2014 - Kidzuitara Kataomoi)
Akimoto Manatsu (2013 - Barrette)
Akimoto Manatsu (2013 - Girl's Rule)
Akimoto Manatsu (2013 - Kimi no Na wa Kibou)
Akimoto Manatsu (2012 - Seifuku no Mannequin)
Akimoto Manatsu (2012 - Hashire! Bicycle)
Akimoto Manatsu (2012 - Nogizakatte, Doko?)
Akimoto Manatsu (2011)