|Place of birth:||New York, New York, USA|
|Show(s):||Chicago Fire (recurring)|
Biography and career
As the daughter of two classical musicians, Hanako has been immersed in music and art throughout her life. At some point along the way, she found herself in musical theatre, cello, and the likes. Passionate in all genres of art, she has invested time in not only performing, but writing as well. In February 2018, her great love and accomplishment was the completion and showcasing of her first musical, "Halona and Ophelia." Her most recent stage work includes "An Interview With God", written by Ken Aguodo and directed by Perry Lang. She's currently guest starring on NBC's "Chicago Fire" as paramedic, Violet Mikami.