Hana Sugisaki (
Sugisaki was born on October 2, 1997 in Tokyo to singer Chie Kajiura and Red Warriors guitarist Takehiko Kogure. Kogure was also a member of the rock band Rebecca. Her parents divorced in 2000. Sugisaki has a half-brother from her father's third marriage.
She signed with Stardust Promotion as a child actress under the stage name, Hana Kajiura (
In 2014, she had reoccurring roles in Emergency Interrogation Room, Nazo no Tenkosei, and Mozu. The same year, she had a voice role in Studio Ghibli's When Marnie Was There. After appearing in Gakko no Kaiden, Sugisaki had her first starring role in 2015's Kaseki no Hohoemi. The same year, she won Best Newcomer for her roles in Pieta in the Toilet and The Pearls of the Stone Man at the Yokohama Film Festival. In 2016, Sugisaki won Best Supporting Actress at the Japan Academy Awards for her performance in Her Love Boils Bathwater starring Rie Miyazawa. She also appeared in the asadora drama Toto Neechan and the mystery series Montage that year.
Sugisaki costarred in Takashi Miike's Blade of the Immortal with Takuya Kimura and voiced the title character in Mary and the Witch's Flower in 2017. In 2018, Sugisaki starred in the live-action adaptations of the manga series, Perfect World, Hana Nochi Hare: Hanadan Next Season, and Bleach, as well as the anthology film, Ten Years Japan. Later in 2018, she launched her thirty-minute radio talk show on Tokyo FM. She starred in the ensemble film Juninen no Shinitai Kodomotachi with Mackenyu in January 2019. The same month, she started appearing in NHK's Taiga drama Idaten and Haken Uranaishi Ataru. Sugisaki went on to star in the film The Promised Land, and the anthology series Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari in late 2019.
In 2020, she appeared in the films Yayoi, Sangatsu and Blue, Painful, Fragile. Starting in November 2020, Sugisaki starred in the asadora drama, Ochoyan, which is expected to conclude in May 2021. Her upcoming projects include voicing the heroine in the animated film, Cider no You ni Kotoba ga Wakiagaru, Takashi Miike's The Great Yokai War: Guardians, and starring alongside Jun Matsumoto in 99.9% Keiji Senmon Bengoshi: The Movie. She will also star in the television drama, Koi Desu: Yankee-kun to Hakujo Garu, which is set to air in October 2021.
|2007||Marumaru Maruko-chan||Himeko Jogasaki|
|2008||Sasaki Fusai no Jingi Naki Tatakai||Sasaki Ritsuko (young)||Episode 2|
|2011||Don Quixote||Rina Takazawa||Episode 7|
|Ouran High School Host Club||Reiko Kanazuki||Episodes 7-11|
|Yokai Ningen Bem||Yui Natsume|
|2012||13-sai no Hello Work||Chisato Saeki||Episode 2|
|Kazoku no Uta||Kokoro Osawa|
|Kuro no Onna Kyoshi||Kaoru Noma|
|Resident – 5-nin no Kenshui||Ruka Ueno||Episode 4|
|2013||Yakou Kanransha||Ayaka Endo|
|Neo Ultra Q||Hikaru Tachibana||Episode 12|
|Namonaki Doku||Michika Furuya||Episodes 6-11|
|Kounotori no Yurikago||Mai Yasuda||Special|
|2014||Emergency Interrogation Room||Nao Makabe|
|Nazo no Tenkosei||Asuka|
|Shuchaku: Sousa Ikka Sawamura Keiji 2||Chiemi Hazama||Special|
|Shinigami-kun||Hitomi Saionji||Episode 3|
|Jiken Kyumeii: IMAT no Kiseki~ 2||Aki Tachibana||Special|
|2015||Gakko no Kaiden||Mimori Koda|
|Kaseki no Hohoemi||Ayami Nakamura|
|2016||Toto Neechan||Yoshiko Kohashi|
|Keiji Yugami||Nozomi Sakaki||Episode 1|
|2018||Hana Nochi Hare: Hanadan Next Season||Oto Edogawa|
|Haken Uranaishi Ataru||Ataru Matoba|
|Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari||Naomi Furukawa||Special|
|2021||Koi Desu: Yankee-kun to Hakujo Garu||Yukiko Akaza|
|2012||Ouran High School Host Club||Reiko Kanazuki|
|Yokai Ningen Bem||Yui Natsume|
|2013||Madame Marmalade no Ijo na Nazo||Sachiko Tsutsui|
|2014||When Marnie Was There||Sayaka||Voice|
|In the Hero||Ayumi Motomura|
|2015||Tsukuroi Tatsu Hito||Yuki|
|Pieta in the Toilet||Mai Miyada|
|The Pearls of the Stone Man||Sae|
|Ari no Mama de Itai||Narrator|
|Her Love Boils Bathwater||Azumi Sachino|
|2017||Blade of the Immortal||Rin Asano|
|Mary and the Witch's Flower||Mary||Voice|
|Perfect World||Tsugumi Kawano|
|Ten Years Japan||Maika|
|2019||Juninin no Shinitai Kodomotachi||No. 7|
|The Promised Land||Tsumugi Yukawa|
|2020||Yayoi, Sangatsu: Kimi o Aishita Sanjunin||Sakura Watanabe|
|Blue, Painful, Fragile||Akiyoshi Hisano|
|2021||Cider no You ni Kotoba ga Wakiagaru||Smile||Voice|
|The Great Yokai War: Guardians||Fox-Faced Woman|
|99.9% Keiji Senmon Bengoshi: The Movie||Honoka Kono|
- Sugisaki cut her then trademark long hair by 30 centimeters to portray Oto. She has kept her hair short post-Hana Nochi Hare.
- An official Instagram for Hana Nochi Hare was created on February 17, 2018. Besides being named after Sugisaki's character, she also took several of the photos that were posted.
- Yoko Kamio gave her an illustration of Oto on March 1, 2018.
- In 2018, Sugisaki spent her birthday with friends, including Hana Nochi Hare costar Marie Iitoyo.
- She and Shun Oguri played siblings in a commercial for Ajinomoto's food brand "Hondashi" in 2018. They reunited for another commercial in 2020 with Ryunosuke Kamiki playing their brother.
- In January 2021, Sugisaki reunited with Sho Hirano in a commercial for Hulu.