|Ann Harada Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||February 3, 1964|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Ann Harada is an American actor, stage artist, and singer. She is most notable for her work in the musical Avenue Q, in which she originated the role of Christmas Eve, the heavily accented Japanese therapist. Her Broadway credits include having been cast in M. Butterfly, Cinderella, 9 to 5, Les Misérables, and Seussical. She has also been cast in a variety of shows and movies which include Schmigadoon!, Blue Bloods, Gossip Girl, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Doubt, Indoor Boys, Hudson River Blues, The Nice List, 30 Rock, New Amsterdam, Youth in Oregon, The Good Wife, Feel, It Could Be Worse, Smash, The Electric Company, The Art of Getting by, Cashmere Mafia, Lifestories: Families in Crisis, House of Cards, and Johnny and the Sprites.
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
New York City, New York, United States
Ann Harada studied at Punahou School, a private, co-educational, college preparatory school in Honolulu, Hawaii. Then, she attended Brown University, a private Ivy League research university, in Providence, Rhode Island.
Actor, Stage Artist, Singer
5 ft or 152.5 cm
65 kg or 143.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Ann Harada has dated –
- Peter Litman
Race / Ethnicity
- Short height
- Forehead bangs
Ann Harada Facts
- Ann uses she/her pronouns.
- She spent her childhood years in Hawaii.
- Ann Harada started participating in theatre productions when she was in high school.
- She shifted to New York City after college.
- She worked with producer Suzanne Schwartz as well as performed with the New York City Gay Men’s Chorus as a vocalist, performed cabaret, and appeared in the Broadway production of M. Butterfly.
- For her work in Avenue Q, Ann Harada won the 2004 Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for “Favorite Featured Actress in a Musical”.
- In 2013, she was nominated for the Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for “Favorite Funny Performance” for her performance in Cinderella.
- Ann Harada played the recurring role of IAB Lieutenant Sloan in the police procedural drama television series, Blue Bloods, from 2018 to 2021.
- In 2021, she appeared as Florence Menlove, the mayor’s adoring but frustrated wife, in the musical comedy television series, Schmigadoon!, which is a parody of, and homage to, Golden Age musicals of the 1940s and 1950s.
- Ann Harada’s stage credits also include High School Musical, Mamma Mia!, I Married an Angel, The Nerd, Dropping Gumballs on Luke Wilson, Matilda, Holiday Inn, The Moment When, 42nd Street, God of Carnage, Emojiland, and Pacific Overtures.
Featured Image by Ann Harada / Instagram