Tamlyn Tomita


Tamlyn Tomita Biography

Japanese actress and singer who has received praise in The Karate Kid Part II for her role as Kumiko. She has played Janet Tokada in the 2004 film The Day After Tomorrow. Tamlyn Tomita was born in Japan on 27 January 1966. She played Ralph Macchio's love interest in The Karate Kid Part II. In 1984, she won Queen's title at the Nisei Week Pageant in Los Angeles and was named Miss Nikkei International in 1985 before becoming an actress. In 1987 she released a Japanese music album featuring a label named Polydor.

Tamlyn Tomita Biography

Tamlyn Tomita Bio, Wiki, Age

First NameTamlyn
Middle NameNaomi
Maiden NameTomita
Full Name at BirthTamlyn Naomi Tomita
Age54 years
Birthday27th January, 1966
BirthplaceOkinawa, Japan
Height5' 2″ (157 cm)
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Distinctive FeatureSmall mole below lower lip
Zodiac SignAquarius
High SchoolGranada Hills High School in Los Angeles
UniversityUniversity of California, Los Angeles for History
Occupation TextActress, Singer
Claim to FameThe Karate Kid, Part II
Year(s) Active1986–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)Sovereign Talent Group
Shoe Size8.5

Tamlyn Tomita Education

  • School: Granada Hills Charter High School
  • College: University of California, Los Angeles

Tamlyn Tomita Career

  • Actress
  • Singer

Tamlyn Tomita Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Tamlyn Tomita is well-known as an Actress and Singer. Her height is 5 feet and 2 inches. Her weight is 53 kg. Her body measurements are 32-22-31 inches or 76-58-81 cm. Her Zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Tamlyn Tomita Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Tamlyn Tomita Movies List

1986The Karate Kid Part IIKumikoDebut role
1987Hawaiian DreamKarren Saito
1990Vietnam, TexasLan
1991Lily Yuriko Kawamura / McGannCome See the Paradise
1993The Joy Luck ClubWaverly Jong
1994Picture Bride
Notes on a Scale
1995Four RoomsWifeSegment “The Misbehavers”
Short film
1997The Killing JarDiane Sanford
1998Hundred Percent
Living Out Loud
Butch's Wife
Mrs. Nelson
1999Life Tastes GoodJulie Sado
2000Betty AndersonDetective MiyamotoShort film
2003Robot Stories
Day of Independence
Choir Member
Short film
2004The Perfect Party
The Day After Tomorrow
Janet Tokada
2005Gaijin 2: Love Me as I Am
True Love & Minosa Tea
Maria Yamashita Salinas
Rebecca Nakasone
Short film
2006Only the Brave
Mary Takata
Sandy Sakai
Short film
2007PandemicMelissa LoShort film
2008The Eye
Finding Madison
Mrs. Cheung
2009Why Am I Doing This?
Jun Kazama
2010The Mikado Project
Starlight Inn
Grace Kim
Short film
2011The Charles Kim ShowHerselfShort film
2012White Room: 02B3FiveShort film
2014Awesome Asian Bad Guys
Teacher of the Year
Operation Marriage
Tamlyn / Pamlyn
Vivian Lew
Short film
2015DaddySharlene Hong
2016The Good Neighbor
The Unbidden
Heather Cromwell
Lauren Lee
Short film
2017Real ArtistsAnne PalladonShort film
2019The Living WorstChita Montague
2020I Will Make You MineJulia

Tamlyn Tomita TV Shows

1987Tour of DutyVC Peasant WomanEpisode: “Sitting Ducks”
1987–1988Santa BarbaraLily Murakami, Ming Li31 episodes
1988Hiroshima MaidenMiyeko MatsudaTelevision film
1988To Heal a NationMaya Ying LinTelevision film
1989The Karate KidAdditional Characters (voices)Episode: “My Brother's Keeper”
1990Hiroshima: Out of the AshesSallyTelevision film
1992Quantum LeapTamlyn MatsudaEpisode: “Temptation Eyes – February 1, 1985”
1992RavenKim TanakaEpisode: “Return of the Black Dragon”
1993Babylon 5: The GatheringLt. Cmdr. Laurel TakashimaTelevision film
1994Time TraxToshiEpisode: “Return of the Yakuza”
1994Vanishing Son IILanchiTelevision film
1994One West WaikikiTaylor ChunEpisode: “'Til Death Do Us Part”
1994Highlander: The SeriesMidori Kent/Maia KotoEpisode: “The Samurai”
1994Living SingleMaryEpisode: “Bristle While You Work”
1994Vanishing Son IVLanchiTelevision film
1994Murder, She WroteDet. Sharon MatsumotoEpisode: “Death in Hawaii”
1995Vanishing SonLan ChiEpisode: “Single Flame”
1995SistersKiri AdamsEpisodes: “For Everything a Season: Part 1”, “Renaissance Woman”
1996Chicago HopeTina – Sutton's Ex #3Episode: “Ex Marks the Spot”
1996–1997The Burning ZoneDr. Kimberly ShiromaSeries regular, 11 episodes
1997The SentinelSuzane TomakiEpisode: “Smart Alec”
1997Raven: Return of the Black DragonsKim TanakaTelevision film
1998Chicago HopeJennifer WatanabeEpisode: “McNeil and Pray”
1999Seven DaysMichelleEpisode: “Walter”
1999Will & GraceNaomiEpisode: “I Never Promised You an Olive Garden”
1999The Last Man on Planet EarthAgent Kara HastingsTelevision film
2000Runaway VirusMonique ChaoTelevision film
2000Nash BridgesAmy ChinEpisodes: “Man Hunt”, “Blow Out”
2000The Michael Richards ShowMingEpisode: “USA Toy”
2001DestinyTelevision film
2001FreakyLinksEmma ReedEpisode: “Subject: The Final Word”
2001Walking ShadowRikki WuTelevision film
2001ProvidenceMary CassidyEpisode: “Civil Unrest”
2001Crossing JordanDr. Grace YakuraEpisodes: “The Dawn of a New Day”, “You Can't Go Home Again”, “Digger, Part 1”
2002The ShieldWanda HigoshiEpisode: “Pilot”
2002For the PeopleDr. ChaneyEpisode: “Come Blow Your Whistle”
2002–2003JAGLt. Cmdr. Tracy ManettiRecurring role, 7 episodes
2002–200324Jenny DodgeRecurring role, 5 episodes
2003The AgencyElizabeth—Female KidnapperEpisodes: “Our Man in Korea”, “Our Man in Washington”
2003Threat MatrixSpecial Agent Nicole HillEpisode: “Under the Gun”
2004Strong MedicineDr. NashEpisode: “Goodbye/Rest in Peace”
2004–2005North ShoreXiaoEpisodes: “Illusions”, “The End”
2005Jane Doe: Now You See It, Now You Don'tHelen MorrisonTelevision film
2006Commander in ChiefRandyEpisode: “No Nukes Is Good Nukes”
2006Stargate SG-1Shen XiaoyiEpisodes: “The Scourge”, “Crusade”
2006, 2008Stargate AtlantisShen XiaoyiEpisodes: “No Man's Land”, “Remnants”
2006–2007, 2009EurekaKim AndersonRecurring role, 5 episodes
2007Women's Murder ClubSachiko JohannesEpisode: “Maybe Baby”
2007–2008, 2010HeroesIshi NakamuraEpisodes: “Chapter Nine: Cautionary Tales”, “Chapter Twelve: Our Father”, “Chapter Fifteen: Pass/Fail”
2008–2009General HospitalGiselle6 episodes
2008Saving GraceTori ChenEpisode: “Have a Seat, Earl”
2008Twenty Good YearsEpisode: “Come Fly with Me”
2008Two SistersShaktiTelevision film
2009MonkEileen HillEpisode: “Mr. Monk Fights City Hall”
2009The MentalistLauri MedinaEpisode: “Bloodshot”
2009Criminal MindsDr. Linda KimuraEpisode: “Amplification”
2009CSI: MiamiDr. Sarah FordhamEpisode: “Seeing Red”
2009Private PracticeKatie's LawyerEpisode: “Strange Bedfellows”
2010Memphis BeatNoreen DrakeEpisode: “I Want to Be Free”
2010–2011Law & Order: LAMiwako NishizawaRecurring role, 10 episodes
2011The Chicago CodeProsecutorEpisode: “Bathhouse & Hinky Dink”
2011The ProtectorKatrinaEpisode: “Bangs”
2011GleeJulia ChangEpisode: “Asian F”
2012Days of Our LivesDr. Ellen Yu6 episodes
2012Make It or Break ItDr. LimEpisode: “Listen to the Universe”
2012TouchKazuko OsugiEpisode: “Gyre, Part 1”
2012Hollywood HeightsSarah MedeirosEpisodes: “Jetsetter”, “Fresno”
2013BonesDr. Alice CrawfordEpisode: “The Doll in the Derby”
2013True BloodMs. SuzukiEpisodes: “Who Are You, Really?”, “Dead Meat”
2014–2017Teen WolfNoshiko YukimuraRecurring role, 16 episodes
2014ResurrectionDr. Toni WillisRecurring role, 5 episodes
2014–2015How to Get Away with MurderJudge Carol MarrowEpisodes: “He Deserved to Die”, “Hello Rasholnikov”
2014NCIS: Los AngelesHomeland Security Agent Shana RollinsEpisode: “Leipei”
2015Chasing LifeDr. Mae LinRecurring role, 5 episodes
2015ZooMinako OzEpisode: “The Silence of the Cicadas”
2016Berlin StationSandra AbeSeries regular, 10 episodes
2017–2019The Good DoctorAllegra AokiSeries regular (season 1–2)
Special guest (season 3)
23 episodes
2018The Man in the High CastleTamiko WatanabeRecurring role, 6 episodes
2020Star Trek: PicardCommodore OhEpisodes: “Maps and Legends”, “The End is the Beginning,”, “Nepenthe”
2020DuckTalesInspector TezukaEpisode: “Astro B.O.Y.D.”

Tamlyn Tomita Achievements

In 1987 she released a Japanese music album featuring a label named Polydor.

Tamlyn Tomita Relationship, Dating

She dated Greg Watanabe.

Tamlyn Tomita Family & Parents, Father, Mother, Sister, Brother, Boyfriend & Husband

Father: Shiro Tomita
Mother: Asako Tomita
Brother(s): Not Known
Sister(s): Not Known
Marital Status: Single
Husband/Boyfriend: None
Ex-Boyfriends: Greg Watanabe


She's played Ralph Macchio's love interest in The Karate Kid Part II.

Tamlyn Tomita Net Worth, Earnings

Tamlyn Tomita is a well-known and popular Actress and Singer. The main and primary source of her income comes from Acting and Singing. Let’s check how rich Tamlyn Tomita is in 2020?

Net Worth (2020)$3 Million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source Acting and Singing(profession).
Tamlyn Tomita Net Worth

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What happened to Kumiko from Karate Kid 2?
Unfortunately, Kumiko is not going to America to be with Daniel, although the explanation is very fortuitous — with a prestigious Tokyo dance company she was offered a good job and couldn't turn it down.

Who played Kim on Eureka?
Tamlyn Tomita is an American-Japanese actress portraying Kim Anderson on Eureka.

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