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Mieko Harada (born on December 26, 1958) is a Japanese actress from Tokyo. She has played various roles in many motion pictures, television shows and television dramas since her debut in 1974.

She most notably portrayed Lady Kaede in Akira Kurosawa's 1985 film Ran, and further collaborated with him in his 1990 film Dreams. Harada also most notably provided the voice for Kaguya in the 2002 anime film InuYasha the Movie: The Castle Beyond the Looking Glass. She is currently working on television dramas as of 2007.

She won the award for best actress at the 21st Hochi Film Award for Village of Dreams and at the 23rd Hochi Film Award for Begging for Love.

Harada is married to Ryo Ishibashi since 1987 and has three children.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Mieko Harada, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Mieko Harada (born on December 26, 1958) is a Japanese actress from Tokyo. She has played various roles in many motion pictures, television shows and television dramas since her debut in 1974.

She most notably portrayed Lady Kaede in Akira Kurosawa's 1985 film Ran, and further collaborated with him in his 1990 film Dreams. Harada also most notably provided the voice for Kaguya in the 2002 anime film InuYasha the Movie: The Castle Beyond the Looking Glass. She is currently working on television dramas as of 2007.

She won the award for best actress at the 21st Hochi Film Award for Village of Dreams and at the 23rd Hochi Film Award for Begging for Love.

Harada is married to Ryo Ishibashi since 1987 and has three children.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Mieko Harada, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 70

Birthday 1958-12-26

Place of Birth Tokyo, Japan

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

60-sai no Rabu Retâ as acting
2018 An Invisible Cradle (10 episodes) as Mie Sakaki
2017 Lear on the Shore as Yukiko
2016 Atypical Crime Investigator, Hinako Todo (9 episodes) as Taeko Ishigami
2016 If Cats Disappeared from the World as postman's mother
2015 A Duel Tale
2015 Kekkonshiki no Zenjitsu ni (10 episodes)
2015 The Women on Page 3: The Nest of Love as 梨山里衣子
2014 A Samurai Chronicle as Orie
2014 Our Family
2014 The Hours of My Life (11 episodes) as Sawako Sawada
2013 Koi as Fumiko Yano (2013)
2013 Fruits of Faith
2012 The Cowards who Looked to the Sky
2012 Dearest as Kumiko Tsukamoto
2011 Majutsu wa Sasayaku
2011 Rock: Wanko no Shima
2011 The Marriage Counselor (11 episodes) as Mitsue Takakura
2011 Milocrorze: A Love Story as Oryuu
2010 Leonie as Umeko Tsuda
2010 Shooting Star (10 episodes) as Kazuko Okada
2010 Sunshine Ahead as Hanae Kinjo
2010 Shinzanmono (10 episodes) as Mineko Mitsui
2008 School Days with a Pig as Principal Takahara
2007 茶々 天涯の貴妃 as Oichi
2007 Dororo as Yuri
2006 Suite Dreams as Yumi Hotta
2005 The Samurai I Loved as Tose
2005 Aegis as Yoshie Miyazu
2005 Hinokio: Inter Galactic Love as Sayuri Iwamoto
2005 Aikurushii (11 episodes) as Yumi Mashiba
2005 Hachiro~Haha no Shi, Chichi no Shi~ (9 episodes)
2004 Toubousha (11 episodes)
2004 Half a Confession as Keiko Kaji
2002 Out as Masako Katori
2002 Oriume
2000 First Love as Shizue Aida
2000 Off-Balance as Chiaki's Mother
1999 After the Rain as Okin
1998 A Sleeping Forest (12 episodes)
1998 Begging for Love as Terue Yamaoka
1998 Detective Riko
1996 Village of Dreams as Mizue Tashima (mother)
1995 Kimi o Omouyori Kimi ni Aitai (11 episodes)
1994 Psychic: Traveler to the Unknown
1993 Namiki-ie no Hitobito (11 episodes)
1991 My Sons
1990 Akira Kurosawa's Dreams (1 episode) as The Snow Fairy
1990 Dreams as The Snow Fairy
1989 Free and Easy 2
1988 Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis as Keiko Tatsumiya
1987 Manatsu's Girl
1986 Portrait in Prussian Blue
1986 House on Fire as Keiko
1985 Ran as Lady Kaede
1983 Modori-gawa
1981 The Dump Truck Rascal as Yoriko Ozaki
1980 Mister, Missus, Miss Lonely as Mie Shimazaki
1980 Dreamy Fifteen
1979 The Inferno as Aki Mizunuma / Miho Ikegata
1979 Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Aftermath as Akiko Negishi
1978 The Fall of Ako Castle as Hatsu Hashimoto
1978 Trucker Yaro VII: Another Odyssey of Momojiro
1977 Incandescent Flame
1976 Love in the North
1976 The Youth Killer as Keiko
1976 Permanent Blue
1976 Lullaby of the Earth
1974 Love is in the Green Wind as Yukiko Matsushima

Writing

1987 The Half Moon Original Story
1980 Mister, Missus, Miss Lonely Writer

Production

1980 Mister, Missus, Miss Lonely Producer

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