Date of Birth:
8 May 1929
Miyoshi Umeki played in 2 movies in the Drama, Romance, Music, Comedy, Musical genres.
Miyoshi Umeki got succeed with average imdb rating 7.1.
Beautiful Japanese actress Miyoshi Umeki was born on the island of Hokkaido but raised in the U.S. during her teens after gaining experience as a radio and nightclub singer. Once stateside, Umeki began appearing on television. She made an auspicious film debut in Sayonara (1957) playing a Japanese woman who finds herself caught up in bi-cultural racism when she marries American serviceman Red Buttons. The role earned both of them Oscars. On Broadway, Umeki earned acclaim playing Mei Li... Read more