Karen Fukuhara is a Japanese-American actress. She gained popularity as the character Katana in 2016 DC superhero film ‘Suicide Squad’. Besides, she is also a martial arts champion who is trained in karate and sword fighting.
Karen has worked in numerous American movies and series and Japanese as well. Also, she has appeared in the many Disney shows and others show like ‘She-Ra and the Princess of Power’ and ‘The Lost’. Let us scroll down to know more about the actress.
Karen Fukuhara: Bio, Family, Education
The actress was born on 10 February 1992, in Los Angeles, California, the United States. She was born to the traditional Japanese family who moved later to the United States. She grew up along with her younger brother whom she described as a ‘troublemaker’. There is no further information on her parents and sibling.
Talking about her education, she has attended the University of California, Los Angeles(UCLA). During her college days, she was a member of an acapella group known as UCLA medleys and tried her hand at singing. Fukuhara graduated with a degree in sociology and also a minored in theatre.
Karen Fukuhara: Profession & Achievements
Karen is a trained martial art champion and has learned Karate from her school time. Later she has joined the swords fight and won karate championship while she was in school. After graduation, she started to give her full time in pursuing an acting career. During her struggling periods, she had done a few odd jobs like a translator for the Japanese model, waiter on Sushi themed restaurant, and many others.
The actress debuted with the film ‘Suicide Squad’ as the sword Wielding Superhero in 2016. But this was not her first appearance on screen. She has appeared in the Disney Channel’s show ‘Movie Surfers’ while she was in eighth grade. After that, she also got the chance to work with Japan’s national public network, NHK’s ‘Worl Sports’. In 2017, she featured in two films ‘Stray’ as ‘Nori’ and ‘The Lost’ as ‘Laura Baker’.
Moreover, she has voiced for the recurring role ‘Sewer Queen’ in the animated series ‘Craig of the Creek’ since 2017. Also, she has given her voice to a character ‘Glimmer’ in the animated series ‘She-Ra and the Princesses of Power’. In the animated series, she has worked along with the Marcus Scribner who has voiced for the character ‘Bow’. In 2019, she will be seen in the upcoming American superhero web drama ‘The Boys’ as ‘Female’. She has also made an appearance in the show like ‘Conan’, ‘Good Morning America’, and ‘Made in Hollywood’, among few others.
Karen Fukuhara: Personal Life & Boyfriend
Karen seems secretive when it comes to her personal life. She prefers to keep silence over her personal life and love life as well on the media. Currently, she is not in a relationship with anyone. However, she is focusing on her career and looking for more opportunity to work on other projects.
Further, there is no information on her controversy or rumors. As she is working on her upcoming series and dramas.
Karen Fukuhara: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She is a newcomer on the screen and officially started her acting career in 2016. So, she has not been part of other movies however, according to the sources, she will be seen more in upcoming movies. Therefore, her current net worth has an estimation of $400 thousand.
Fukuhara can be found on social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. She has the handle @karenfukuhara with 232K followers on Instagram. On Twitter, she has the account @KarenFukuhara having 40K followers. Also, she uses the Facebook account @KarenFukuharaOfficial with over 51K followers.
Karen Fukuhara: Body Measurements
The beautiful actress has a slim body with a height of 5 feet 2 inches or 1.58 meters. She has body weight weighs 47 Kg. There is no further information on his body statics.