Norika Fujiwara was born on June 28, 1971 in Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan.
She began her career as a Toray swimsuit campaign girl in 1993. She also began appearing in variety television programs around the same time. In 1995, she started her television and film career.
Fujiwara married a comedian, Tomonori Jinnai on February 17, 2007. The couple have divorced as of March 23, 2009.
|1995||BAD GUY BEACH||Timmy Lynn|
|Hana Yori Dango||Minako Yamano|
|The Human Chair|
|Cat's Eye||Rui Kisugi|
|2000||China Strike Force||Norika|
|1995||Maido Ojama Shimasu||Chizuru Midoriyama|
|1997||Love Generation||Erika Takagi|
|1998||News no Onna||Natsumi Hoshino|
|With Love||Kaori Imai|
|Happy Mania||Hiromi Fukunaga|
|Kiken na Kankei||Yukiko Hayami|
|2000||Kinyobi no Koibitotachi e||Madoka Kamakura|
|Okuman Choja to Kekkon Suru Houhou||Hitonatsu Serizawa|
|2001||Mukashi no Otoko||Akari Hara|
|Star no Koi||Hikaruko Kirishima|
|2002||Yonimo Kimyo na Monogatari|| Akiko Yamada|
|2003||Anata no Jinsei Ohakobishimasu||Maki Hidaka|
|2005||Tengoku e no Calendar||Yukiko Yoshioka|
|2006||59 Banme no Proposal||Yumi Sawaki|
|Damens Walker||Maria Oizumi|
|2007||Oishii Gohan: Kamakura Kasugai Kometen||Tae Kasugai|
|2009||Tsure ga Utsu ni Narimashite||Noriko Hayakawa|
|Gyne: Sanfujinka no Onnatachi||Nachi Hiragi|
|2013||Onna to Otoko no Nettai||Sonoko Miyabe|
|Clinic by the Sea||Aoi Uchimura|
|2014||Alice no Toge||Risa Date|
|Kono Mystery ga Sugoi!||Yukari Mochizuki|
|2015||Aru hi, Ahiru Bus||Hazuki Asakura|
- Norika Fujiwara appeared in Cat's Eye (1997) and Akimahende! (1998) with Hana Yori Dango costar Yuki Uchida. Also, she and another costar Koichi Hashizume both played supporting roles in 1998's News no Onna.
- Fujiwara appeared in Clinic by the Sea (2013) with Shota Matsuda from the Hana Yori Dango drama.
- Ryuji Kamiyama, who played Akira in the 2016 musical, had a small part in Damens Walker with Fujiwara.