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Manami Hara is the actress who portrays a Japanese newscaster in the Pilot episode.
Manami Hara was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan and is a graduate of Studio 58. Most recently she was seen in Top Girls (Vancouver Playhouse). She is a co-writer of Sexual Practices of the Japanese (SPOJ) which toured to Ottawa, Toronto and Seattle. She co-produced and co-created Shinju-Double Suicide, Kabuki style dance theatre piece with Yayoi Theatre Movements. Her selected theatre credits include, Hana’s Suitcase (The Grand Theatre), The Pillar Clock (La Luna/NeWorld/Firehall Arts Centre), Funny Faced Ogre (Richmond Gateway Theatre), Apple (Touchstone Theatre), Herotica I & II (Ruby Slippers, High performance Rodeo, Theatre Passe Muraille), The Tempest (Globe Theatre), Voices of Christmas (New Play Centre), and Romeo and Juliet (Carousel Theatre).
Her film and TV credits include: The 4400, Stargate:Atlantis, Open Mic, I’ll be Home for Christmas, DaVinci’s Inquest, and War Between Us.