Fukuhara at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con
|Born||February 10, 1992|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of California, Los Angeles|
|Occupation||Actress, voice actress|
Karen Fukuhara (born February 10, 1992) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Katana in the 2016 DC superhero film Suicide Squad and as The Female(Kimiko) in the 2019 Amazon Prime original series The Boys. She is also known for voicing the character Glimmer in the Netflix series She-Ra and the Princesses of Power.
While attending UCLA, she continued to work on numerous shows on NHK in Japan, most notably those on the Disney Channel as a member of Movie Surfers. She was also involved in the a cappella group, Medleys, during her college career. Fukuhara graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Theater.
In 2016, Fukuhara made her film debut as Tatsu Yamashiro / Katana in the superhero film Suicide Squad, which was released in August 2016. Although she had prior martial arts experience with a brown striped belt in karate, Fukuhara trained for about two months during pre-production in order to learn how to wield a sword correctly.
Fukuhara voiced the characters Sewer Queen and Alexis in the Cartoon Network series Craig of the Creek. In 2018, she began voicing Glimmer in She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, a reboot of the 1985 animated television series.
|2016||Suicide Squad||Tatsu Yamashiro / Katana|
|2017||The Lost||Laura Baker||Short|
|2017–present||Craig of the Creek||Sewer Queen, Alexis (voice)||Recurring|
|2018–present||She-Ra and the Princesses of Power||Glimmer (voice)||Series regular|
|2019||The Boys||Kimiko / The Female||Series regular, 5 Episodes|
|2020||Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts||Kipo (voice)||Series regular; upcoming series|
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