Clare Torao

Actress
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KNOWN FOR 
Hawaii Five-0 (2015) | Kahea (2014) | Island Son (1989)
AKA 
Claire Nono | Clare Nono
HEIGHT *
5' 6" (1.68m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 45-55
GUILDS *
SAG-AFTRA
ETHNICITY *
Asian American
HAIR *
Brown (Shoulder Length)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
105 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Slim
VOICE TYPE *
Tenor
ATHLETICS *
Fencing | Swimming | Yoga
ACCENTS *
Japanese | French
INSTRUMENTS *
Piano
DANCE *
Club/Freestyle | Waltz | Tango | Modern | Salsa  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Industrial | Commercial | Theater | Film | Voice Over | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Producing | Acting | Writing
CITIZENSHIP *
US (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/claretorao
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for 'Tis the Season for Obscenities'Tis the Season for Obscenities (Short) Customer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for KaheaKahea (Short) Sarah Baldwin (as Clare Nono)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Monster in the ClosetMonster in the Closet Television Newscaster (as Claire Nono)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Trick or TreatTrick or Treat Maggie Wong-Hernandez (as Clare Nono)  Less 1986 $6.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for CobraCobra Reporter #2 (as Clare Nono)  Less 1986 $25MM $49MM / $160MM
  • Primary photo for NightmaresNightmares Mori the Newswoman (segment "Terror in Topanga") (as Clare Nono)  Less 1983 $6MM $6.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for Fire and IceFire and Ice Tutor (voice) (as Clare Nono)  Less 1983 $1.2MM $761K / —
  • Primary photo for CujoCujo Lady Reporter (as Claire Nono)  Less 1983 $5MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for 48 Hrs.48 Hrs. Ruth (as Clare Nono)  Less 1982 $12MM $79MM / —
  • Primary photo for Dynamite BrothersDynamite Brothers Betty Fon (as Clare Nono)  Less 1974
Past Television (33 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-0Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) Dr. Nalani Dyer (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • La Po'ino (Jan 30, 2015) Dr. Nalani Dyer (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Hackett Executive (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Knots LandingKnots Landing (TV Series) Dr. Shiri Shriner / Reporter #4 / Reporter #3 (4 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1989 4
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  • Primary photo for Island SonIsland Son (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for HunterHunter (TV Series) Rose Fane / Rose Shan / Fane (3 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987–1988 3
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Susan / Newscaster (segment "A Little Peace and Quiet") (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985–1986 2
  • Primary photo for Scarecrow and Mrs. KingScarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series) Clare Douglas (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • Photo Finish (Nov 14, 1986) Clare Douglas (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for Who Is Julia?Who Is Julia? (TV Movie) Kathy (as Clare Nono)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Mary Miteul (2 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986 2
    • Brand New Bag (Oct 15, 1986) Mary Miteul (as Clare Nono)  Less
    • The Boom Boom Womb (Jan 8, 1986) Mary Miteul (as Claire Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for American GeishaAmerican Geisha (TV Movie) Yoshiko (as Claire Nono)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for News at ElevenNews at Eleven (TV Movie) Female Newscaster (as Clare Nono)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Hardcastle and McCormickHardcastle and McCormick (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Hollywood BeatHollywood Beat (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Streets of JusticeStreets of Justice (TV Movie) TV anchorwoman (as Claire Nono)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Cagney & LaceyCagney & Lacey (TV Series) Interviewer / Anchorperson (2 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984–1985 2
    • The Psychic (Oct 21, 1985) Interviewer (as Clare Nono)  Less
    • Taxicab Murders (Nov 19, 1984) Anchorperson (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dirty WorkDirty Work (TV Movie) Karen Nakisame (as Clare Nono)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for ChillerChiller (TV Movie) Newscaster (as Clare Nono)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for RiptideRiptide (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
    • Boz Busters (Feb 5, 1985) Actress (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for E/RE/R (TV Series) Linda (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Matt HoustonMatt Houston (TV Series) TV Reporter / Reporter (2 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984–1985 2
    • Breakpoint (Jan 11, 1985) TV Reporter (as Clare Nono)  Less
    • Vanished (Sep 28, 1984) Reporter (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for Finder of Lost LovesFinder of Lost Loves (TV Series) Photographer (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
    • Last Wish (Jan 5, 1985) Photographer (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for Fatal VisionFatal Vision (TV Mini-series) Nurse (2 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Nov 19, 1984) Nurse (as Clare Nono)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Nov 18, 1984) Nurse (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for Trapper John, M.D.Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) Miyako (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Hart to HartHart to Hart (TV Series) Press #1 (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for One Day at a TimeOne Day at a Time (TV Series) Naomi (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
    • The Good Life (Feb 20, 1983) Naomi (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for Divorce Wars: A Love StoryDivorce Wars: A Love Story (TV Movie) Donna (as Clare Nono)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Native Girl (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for StoneStone (TV Series) Annie King (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Death Run (Mar 10, 1980) Annie King (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for Harry OHarry O (TV Series) Hostess (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Forbidden City (Feb 26, 1976) Hostess (as Clare Nono)  Less
  • Primary photo for Kung FuKung Fu (TV Series) Princess Mei Ming / Cinnamon (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1975 2
  • Primary photo for M*A*S*HM*A*S*H (TV Series) Choon Hi (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for IronsideIronside (TV Series) Angel (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Room 222Room 222 (TV Series) Keiko (2 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972 2

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Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • UCLA * – BA Eng Lit 1989 Los Angeles, CA
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Actors Comedy Studio * – Acting, Writing Sit Coms, Gunnar Rohrbacher 2017 Hollywood, CA
  • Sam Christensen Studios * – Signature Performance, Mythology, Archetypes, Image Process, Sam Christensen 2017 North Hollywood, CA
  • Leslie Kahn & Company * – Acting classes, Leslie Kahn 2016 Hollywood, CA
  • Alyson Horn Casting * – Commercial audition techniques: advanced classes, Joy Lofton, Shannon Holmes 2017 Hollywood, CA
  • Westside Acting Studio * – Commercial acting fundamentals, Shaan Sharma 2016 Santa Monica, CA
  • Groundlings * – Improv, Phyllis Katz, George McGrath, Shirley Prestia 1989 Hollywood, CA

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Asians on Film * – Best Supporting Actress nomination 2015

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Actress: "Dr. Dyer" Hawaii Five O, Co-Star *
  • Actress: "Sara", Kahea, Lead *
  • Actress: "Ruth", 48 Hours, Co-Star *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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