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Ami Okumura Jones

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David Lazenby
Greg Herst

Ami Okumura Jones

Ami is reprising her stellar role as 'Satsuki' in the Olivier award-winning MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO for the RSC at the Barbican following her tour de force performance last year

Immediately upon graduation from East 15 Acting School, Ami landed regular roles in EASTENDERS as 'Mieko Yoshi 'and MIDSOMER MURDERS as 'Erin Turner' and followed these with starring roles in SCANDALTOWN at the Lyric Hammersmith and WENDY & PETER PAN at the Leeds Playhouse. She is also an alumni of the University of Cambridge with a degree in English.

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Ami Okumura Jones

Stage

Title Role Production Director
MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO Satsuki RSC Phelim McDermott
SCANDALTOWN Jenny Hood Lyric Hammersmith Rachel O’Riordan
WENDY & PETER PAN Tiger Lily Leeds Playhouse Jonathan Munby/Rupert Hands
AS YOU LIKE IT Phebe/Le Beau/Amiens Watermill Theatre Paul Hart
HAMLET Ghost/Gravedigger 2/Fortinbras/Voltimand Watermill Theatre Abigail Pickard Price/Paul Hart
TREASURE ISLAND Jim Hawkins Octagon Theatre Bolton Tim Jackson

Television

Title Role Production Director
REBUS Kirsten Eleventh Hour Films Niall MacCormick
EASTENDERS (9 EPISODES) Mieko Yoshi BBC Various
MIDSOMER MURDERS Erin Turner ITV/Bentley Productions Toby Frow

Short Film

Title Role Production Director
ROUND ROUND BABY ROUND ROUND Em Ritual Images Toby Parker Rees

Rehearsed Reading

Title Role Production Director
A PUPIL Ye Bear Trap Jesse Briton
DARK MATTER Ling/Tasha HighTide Hannah Price

Radio

Title Role Production Director
FUKUSHIMA Akiko BBC Sasha Yevtushenko