Promising UK East Asian Actors (of Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese)by arianatsu | created - 4 weeks ago | updated - 3 weeks ago | Public
UK East Asian actors under 40 who were originally born in East Asia.
1. Haruka Abe
Actress | Cyberbully
Haruka Abe is an Anglo-Japanese actress based in London, United Kingdom.
Born in Tokyo, Haruka spent her childhood split between New York, London and Tokyo, moving between the three cities with her family. Aged 8 she decided to try acting and at age 9 she played Bilbo Baggins in her school play ...
Actress | Bäckström
Sandra Yi Sencindiver is an American-Danish-Korean actress. She was born in Pusan, Korea. She is an American citizen living in Denmark. Fluid in English and Danish. She trained at the Danish National School of Performing Arts (department at Aarhus theatre). She is known from The Bridge IIII (2018),...
11. Dash You
Actor | Big Match
Dash You was born under the name of Dae-sik You, and he also uses a stage name of Nam Yoon Ho in Korea. He was born in Seoul, South Korea. He moved to England at the age of 14. He graduated his High school and Undergraduate in England. After spending almost 8 years in England, he moved back to ...
12. Jay Yu
Actor | Bo & Mei
Jay Yu is a UK based actor from Taiwan. He attended the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama for his master degree in 2014, and has been working as an actor since in the UK for TV, films and theatre. He first appeared in Channel 4's series, Foreign Skies, as Young Zhang Lin.
13. Nicole Miners
Actress | They're Outside
Nicole Miners (born 18 October 1995) is a British East Asian actress.
Nicole Miners was born and raised in Hong Kong, the daughter of a Chinese mother and an English father. Being a Eurasian growing up in Hong Kong, she learned to speak Cantonese and Mandarin fluently. She trained at 3AMI in Hong ...
17. Tomoko Komura
Actress | 47 Ronin
Tomoko Komura is an English-speaking Japanese actress based in London UK, trained in Lecoq-based Physical Theatre (Master of Fine Arts from London International School of Performing Arts). Since finishing her training in 2006, she has been working as a devising theatre performer for companies such ...
18. Masaya Mimura
Actor | Giri/Haji
Masaya Mimura is a Japanese actor based in London.
Masaya was born in Nagoya, Japan. After moving to the UK with his family he spent 8years in Manchester before returning to Japan.
He began his career as a Model when he was 19 years old, appearing in many commercials, advertisements and fashion ...