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Tarako was born on December 17, 1960 in Gunma, Japan as Tarako Isono. She is an actress, known for Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984), Castle in the Sky (1986) and My Neighbor Totoro (1988). See full bio »
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 2013 Chibi Maruko-chan (TV Series)
Sakura Momoko, aka Maruko
 2011 Kokoro Yusabure! Sempai Rock You (TV Series)
- Takashi Miike (2011) ... Narration
 2011 My Ordinary Life (TV Series)
- Episode #1.16 (2011) ... Narration (voice)
 2006 Pokémon (TV Series)
- Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Team Go-Getters Out of the Gate! (2006) ... Charem (Japanese version, voice)
 2006 Pokemon fushigi no dungeon: Shutsudo Pokémon kyujotai ganbarus! (TV Movie)
Charem (Japanese version, voice)
 2002 Hunter x Hunter OVA 1 (TV Series)
Senritsu (voice)
 2001 Noir (TV Series)
- Birth (2001) ... Altena (voice)
- The Depths of Hell's Fire (2001) ... Altena (voice)
- Dark Return (2001) ... Altena (voice)
- Journey's End (2001) ... Altena (voice)
 1997 Momotarô dôchûki (Video Game) (voice)
 1990-1992 Dragon Ball Z (TV Series)
- Call for Death with an Exclusive Live Broadcast (1992) ... Tama (Japanese version, voice, as Tarako Isono)
- License Mastery? Goku's Newest Trial (1992) ... Tama (Canadian version, voice, as Tarako Isono)
- Goku's New Finishing Technique!? (1992) ... Tama (Japanese version, voice, as Tarako Isono)
- Son Goku's Power Is Restored! Six Days to the Milkyway (1990) ... Tama (Japanese version, voice, as Tarako Isono)
 1991 Majikaru Tarurûto-kun
Taluluto (voice)
 1990 Majikaru Tarurûto-kun (TV Series)
Tarurûto (voice)
 1988 My Neighbor Totoro
Additional Voices (voice)
 1986 They Were Eleven
Toto (voice)
 1986 The Kickers (TV Series)
Taichi (voice)
 1986 Castle in the Sky
Madge (voice)
 1986 Maison Ikkoku (TV Series)
 1986 Rumic World: Fire Tripper (Video)
Child (voice)
 1981-1985 Urusei yatsura (TV Series)
Sugar / Peach Spirit
- The Fox's Unrequited Love (1984) ... (voice)
- Sakura, Sad Years of Youth (1984) ... (voice)
 1983 Alice in Wonderland (TV Series)
- Alice and Benny (1983) ... Alice (voice)
 1983 Taotao ehonkan sekai doubutsu-banashi (TV Series)
 1982 Sentô mecha Xabungle (TV Series)
Chil (voice)
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