Haruma Miura (Japanese Actor) Wiki – Haruma Miura (Japanese Actor) Biography
Haruma Miura was a Japanese actor and singer. He was best known for films such as Attack On Titan and Kimi Ni Todoke.
The Japanese actor was found dead at his Tokyo home on Saturday, July 18. According to The Japan Times, the 30-year-old was actor found unresponsive at his home in Minato Ward in the afternoon from an apparent suicide.
His film credits include Nile, Spellbound, Thousand Years of Love – The Tale of Shining Genji, Mori no Gakkō, Catch A Wave, Akihabara@Deep, Koizora, Negative Happy Chainsaw Edge, Naoko, Crows Zero 2, Gokusen: The Movie, Kimi ni Todoke, Tokyo Park, Space Pirate Captain Harlock, The Eternal Zero, Five Minutes to Tomorrow, Attack on Titan, Attack on Titan: End of the World, Sunny: Our Hearts Beat Together, A Banana? At This Time of Night?, Gintama 2, Little Nights, Little Love, The Confidence Man JP: The Movie, The Confidence Man JP: The Movie 2, Brave: Gunjō Senki, and Gift of Fire.
His television credits include Agri, Doyo Wide Gekijō, Sleep in the Rain, Manatsu no Merry Christmas, Musashi, Division 1 Aozora Koi Hoshi, Fight, Ima, Ai ni Yukimasu, Unfair, Kōmyō ga Tsuji, Children, 14-sai no Haha: Aisuru tame ni Umaretekita, Binbō Danshi, Gokusen 3, Galileo SP, Bloody Monday, Samurai High School, Bloody Monday Season 2: Zetsubo no Kushige, Taisetsu na Koto wa Subete Kimi ga Oshiete Kureta, Hi wa mata noboru, Higashino Keigo Mysteries, Last Cinderella, Boku no Ita Jikan, Satsujin Hensachi 70, Watashi wo Hanasanai de, Naotora: The Lady Warlord, Otona Koukou, Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari Haru no Tokubetsu-hen, Gift of Fire, and Love Will Begin When Money End.
Haruma Miura Age
He was born on April 5, 1990, in Tsuchiura, Ibaraki, Japan. He died on July 18, 2020, in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. He was 30 years old.
Haruma Miura Career
Miura made his debut in the NHK drama Agri when he was seven. He was enrolled at Tsukuba Actor’s Studio and whilst he was still acting, formed the dance team Brash Brats with two other students. When Tsukuba Actor’s Studio closed down, Miura and his bandmates joined Amuse. Miura soon gained recognition following several dramas such as Fight. In 2005, Brash Brats went on hiatus, while Miura continued his acting career.
Miura was cast in the movie Koizora in 2007. The same year, he was cast in the movie Negative Happy Chainsaw Edge starring Hayato Ichihara. In 2008, he starred in Naoko and won the Sponichi Grand Prix Newcomer Award at the 63rd Mainichi Film Awards in 2009 for this role. He also was given a newcomer award in the 31st Japan Academy Awards on February 15, 2008.
Miura then went on to appear in dramas such as Binbō Danshi and the third season of Gokusen as major supporting characters. His growing popularity during 2008 gained him the opportunity to portray the leading character of Fujimaru Takagi in the manga-based drama Bloody Monday.
In February 2009, he received the newcomer award in the 2009 Elan d’Or Awards. Miura starred in ‘Crows Zero II’, which is the sequel to ‘Crows Zero’ and was reunited with actor Shun Oguri whom he had previously worked with in ‘Binbō Danshi’. In the ‘Gokusen’ movie, Miura reprised his role as Ren Kazama. From June to July of 2009, Miura starred in his first stage production titled ‘Hoshi no Daichi ni Furu Namida’. A few weeks back, Billboard website had announced the actor is going to drop his second single ‘Night Driver’ on August 26th.
On his 30th birthday on April 5th, 2020, he revealed on an Instagram live-stream that he was releasing “Night Diver” as his second single in early Q3 2020, which contained three songs from different genres including a dance song and a love song. He also stated that he composed and wrote the lyrics for one of B-side tracks.
Haruma Miura Wife
He was unmarried. He dated choreographer Koharu Sugawara from 2016 until November 2017.
Haruma Miura Death
On July 18, 2020, at 1:00 PM (JST), Miura was found unresponsive after hanging himself in his closet at his home in Minato, Tokyo. His body was discovered by his manager, who had checked up on him after he did not arrive to work as scheduled. He was rushed to the hospital and was pronounced dead. Police believe Miura committed suicide and an apparent suicide note was found in his room.
Following his death, Miura’s second single, “Night Diver”, will be released posthumously on August 26, 2020, while TV Asahi’s Music Station will broadcast a three-and-a-half-hour special on July 24, 2020, in tribute to Miura.
His fans were shocked and mourned his death on Twitter. “Remembering Miura Haruma. IMHO his best performance is in ‘Boku no Ita Jikan’ as an ALS patient. His sorrow as his body slowly numbed and unresponsive, and Tabe Mikako’s undying support of him is really touching I recommend this to remember this brilliant young actor,” wrote one user.
Haruma Miura Cause of Death
Haruma Miura’s cause of death was suicide by hanging.
Haruma Miura Net Worth
Haruma Miura’s net worth is unclear.
Haruma Miura Height
He stood at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m).