Minami Aoyama was born in Tokyo on May 28, 1982 and began her career as an adult video (AV) actress in 2003 at the age of 21. She made her pink film debut that same year in director Toshiya Ueno's "Ambiguous," which was the winner of the Best Film award at the Pink Grand Prix. In 2004, she appeared with AV idol Sora Aoi in the mainstream revenge film "Stop the Bitch Campaign: Hell Version." As an AV actress, Aoyama was nominated for the Best Actress Award at the 2006 Adult Broadcasting Awards ceremony for her work on the Japanese adult satellite TV network SKY PerfecTV! in 2005. She also appeared "The Succulent Succubus" with Asami and Sho Nishino in 2011, and it was released in the US as DVD from Pink Eiga, Inc.