HARUKA ABE by Kim Hardy
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14 City Lofts, 112-116 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A 4LE
Phone: 020-7734 6441
E-mail: office@sainou.com
WWW: www.sainou.com
First Floor, 85 Great Portland Street, London W1W 7LT
Phone: 020-7434 0002
E-mail: hello@babblevoices.com
WWW: www.babblevoices.com
Artist's Website: haruka4be.com
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:7st. 8lb. (48kg)
Playing Age:23 - 30 years
Appearance:Chinese, East Asian, Japanese, Mixed Race
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm


Interactive feature film 'Late Shift' has won a British Academy Cymru Award at 2018 BAFTA Cymru. Haruka plays the female lead May Ling.

2018, Television, Suzume, Giri/Haji, Sister Pictures for BBC and Netflix, Julian Farino
2018, Television, Akito Emon, Silent Witness, BBC, Dominic LeClerc
2018, Voice Over, Noodle (voice + motion capture), Gorillaz x G-Shock interview, Blink Ink, Jamie Hewlett / Nick Collett
2018, Short Film, Misaki, HAFU, Kirst Rider/Lisa Osborne, Elliot Barnes-Worrell
2018, Television, Tippi (Series Regular), Kiss Me First, Balloon Entertainment for Channel 4 / Netflix, Misha Manson-Smith & Tom Green
2018, Television, Tomoko, Stath Lets Flats (Series Regular), Roughcut for Channel 4, Tom Kingsley
2017, Feature Film, Monster (motion capture), Starfish, Tessellate, A.T. White
2017, Television, Po, Emerald City, NBC, Tarsem Singh
2017, Feature Film, Sofia, Quiet, Tessellate, A.T. White
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Jung Sun, The Great Wave, National Theatre Studio, Indhu Rubasingham
2016, Feature Film, Tanya, She's Just A Shadow, She's Just A Shadow LLC, Adam Sherman
2016, Television, The Henchwoman (Series Recurring), Zapped, Baby Cow for UKTV, Dave Lambert
2016, Stage, Jasmine / Han-Han, THE KING OF HELL'S PALACE (Workshop), National Theatre Studio, Tea Alagic
2015, Feature Film, May-Ling (Female Lead), Late Shift (BAFTA winning), Late Shift Production UK Ltd, Tobias Weber
2015, Television, Mikki, Cuffs, Tiger Aspect for BBC One, Anthony Philipson
2015, Stage, Mari (Lead), Harajuku Girls, The Finborough Theatre, Jude Christian
2015, Television, Anna (Guest Lead), Cucumber, Red Productions/Channel 4, Alice Troughton
2014, Television, Jennifer Li, Cyberbully (BAFTA nominated), Raw TV/Channel 4, Ben Chanan
2014, Film, Seven, The Substitute, Nathan Hughes-Berry
2014, Television, Tammy (Series Recurring), Edge of Heaven, Hartswood Films/ITV, John Henderson & Sandy Johnson
2014, Film, Merica Adams, Merica Adams, Catgun, Mike Sizemore
2013, Television, Jenny Wong (Guest Lead), Doctors, BBC, Jordan Hogg
2013, Music Video, Lead, Clean Bandit "Rather Be", Warner Music, Jack Patterson
2013, Feature Film, Serena, THE KNIFE THAT KILLED ME, Universal Pictures, Marcus Romer, Kit Monkman
2013, Feature Film, Mika's Handmaiden, 47 Ronin, Universal Pictures, Carl Rinsch
2013, Feature Film, Keiko, Scopia Effect, Flynn Film, Christopher Butler
2012, Feature Film, Japanese Girl, About Time, Working Title Films, Richard Curtis
2012, Television, Naoko (Series Regular), My Phone Genie, Talent TV/ITV, Tom Poole & Jeff Naylor
2012, Film, 4624, Choose, Bokeh Pictures, A.T. White
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Kanako, The Hand, Richard Twyman
2011, Television, Miko (Series Regular 2007-2011), IDEAL, Baby Cow for BBC TV, Ben Gosling Fuller & Ben Wheatley
2011, Film, Yuki, Yuki (Winner: Best Actress @ YF Int. Film Fest), NI Screen, Jonathan Beer
2011, Feature Film, Mitsuko Unagi (Lead), Random 11, Vertigo Heights, Tony Sebastian Upko
2011, Film, Merica Adams, Precision, All the Kings Horses, Andrew J Sykes
2010, Film, Bluebell, Stanley Pickle (Winner: Raindance, LA Shorts & 32 others), NFTS, Victoria Mather
2010, Television, Marti, Slingers, Sleepydog, Steve Barron
2010, Film, Li, Bleach, Lynsey Miller
2009, Television, Mika (Guest Lead), Casualty, BBC TV, Alan Grint
2009, Film, Trixie, iD3, upset.tv/Doritos, Lucas Howe
2008, Television, Sarah Kells, The Things I Haven't Told You, Tiger Aspect/BBC, Marcal Fores
2008, Television, Japanese Waitress, Wire in the Blood, Coastal Productions/ITV, Phillip John


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Japanese*, RP*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Japanese*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballet, Contemporary Dance, Flute
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Motion Capture, Physical Theatre, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Other Skills:Motion Capture, Typing (touch)


Rose Bruford College (1st class BA)

Blank firearm handling training with RC-Annie