This character appears only in the anime and is considered non-canon.

This article covers a character that has been deemed non-canon as it does not involve the manga. Thus it cannot be considered "real" to the rest of the Marmalade Boy universe.

Michael Grant
Character information
Name in Japanese
Romaji translation
Gender Male
Age 16
Hair color Strawberry blonde
Eye color Blue
Occupations Student
Residence New York
Family Brian Grant (brother)
Relationships Miki Koishikawa (crush)

Michael Grant was an exchange student from New York that stayed at Miki's house. Michael is handsome and was immediately popular with the girls at Toryo High School. His father and Yuu's father Youji are business partners. He is one year younger than Miki and Yuu. 


Michael Grant loves everything Japanese from kaiten sushi to samurai and ninja movies. He was born in New York. He went to St. Andrews High School. Michael has an older brother named Brian. 

Physical appearanceEdit

Michael is tall with strawberry blonde hair and bright blue eyes. He is usually wearing a white t-shirt, denim jacket, and blue jeans. 

Personality and traitsEdit

Michael is very energetic and childish. He loves everything Japanese, even telling Miki that he learned Japanese from watching so many samurai movies. Michael has a crush on Miki. When Yuu leaves, Michael tries everything to make her forget about Yuu.

Behind the scenesEdit


  • Marmalade Boy
    • Anime in episode 50