|Birthdate:||October 6, 1988|
|Birthplace:||Kiyose, Tokyo, Japan|
Maki Horikita (堀北 真希, Horikita Maki, born October 6, 1988) is a Japanese actress. She debuted in 2003, and has starred in numerous Japanese television dramas, television and magazine advertisements, and movies. Horikita's popular roles include the introverted high school student Nobuko Kotani in Nobuta wo Produce, the cross-dressing sports fan Mizuki Ashiya in Hanazakari no Kimitachi e, and a town doctor during Japan's post-war era Umeko Shimomura in Umechan Sensei.