||Apr 16, 2014
||Jul 19, 2005
MM URL: http://www.modelmayhem.com/ananda
Ananda Jacobs has been living in Tokyo since 2006. She has appeared in major TV commercials, music videos, print campaigns, and TV programs, including ads for Coca-Cola, Betsey Johnson, Kanebo Cosmetics, McDonalds, and Cup Noodle.
Ananda's voice was featured in TV commercials such as Kose "Softymo" with Aya Ueto, PARCO department store, and Baila magazine. She also wrote English lyrics and performed vocals on the track "H@ppy Together" for the anime series "Fresh PuriKyua" 2010 CD release.
Ananda graduated at age 21 from the University of Southern California, where she studied psychology and music and was a Renaissance Scholar and an Engineering Merit Research Scholar.
Ananda is currently composing music for the project JACOBS. Art collaborations and creative image ideas that complement this project are welcome.
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Nissin Cup Noodle
Estee Fresh-Up Detergent, main
JinRo shochu, party scene, featured dancer
ECC English conversation company, classroom teacher
Click Shouken securities, New Yorker
JCB Credit Card, submain, present carrier
Nishin U.F.O. Yakisoba Noodles with Kat-Tun, submain, cheerleader
Vidal Sassoon with Amuro Namie, "Do Me More" dancer
Shiseido Integrate TVCM, submain, flamenco dancer
McDonalds McCafe TVCM, submain, tenor saxophone player
Koda Kumi new single "But," fashion model, main
McDonalds Tamago Double Mac, rock drummer, main
Domino Pizza Cheese Melt with Gekidan Hitori, cheerleader dancer
Bausch&Lomb contact lens, flight attendant
Stellar Market Place, volleyball player, main
Slim Shaker exercise machine, main
Dentsply with Dr. Leon, dental hygeinist
Softbank mobile, office worker
NHK Corpus 100! English lesson keyword skits, 80 episodes, main actress
NTV Koi no Karasawagi, opening scene, 19 episodes, main actress
TV Tokyo Walking Butterfly drama, "secretary," 1 episode
NTV Seikai no Kaiki Genshou, Daitsuiseki Special 6, Lindsay Hawker story, main actress
NHK Kaitai Shinsho, 3 episodes, reenactments
NHK Eigo De Asobo, skit actress
TBS Hanamaru Market, English lesson skits, 4 episodes, main actress
TBS Shikatte! Blonde Sensei, 2 episodes, special guest "Ananda"
TV Asahi Kaikan Map, American comedy judge
TV Asahi Yonshimai Tanteidan, "model"
Fuji TV Nakaii Masahiro Star Bowling, opening act, flying Tanabata princess
Fuji TV Hey! Hey! Hey!, special V6 interview
Fuji TV First Kiss drama, "model"
Fuji TV Nodame Cantabile, "partygoer," "classmate"
TV Asahi Pussuma, English game segment "teacher"
Shimizu Takashi short film, "Hijoshi zukan: Uranai Tamae," "Catherine," co-main
Masami Nagasawa feature, "Sono toki ha kare ni yoroshiku", "stylist"
"Shutter" feature, "model"
"Rain Fall" feature, "New York lounge customer"
Angelo, "Usubeni no Kakera," main
V6 "Vibrations", tennis/water gun player, main
Art School "Illmatic Baby," dancer, main
Mori Daisuke "Itsuka moshika," balloon girlfriend, main
Kuraki Mai, party girl
Itou Yuna "Groovy x2", dancer
Bonnie Pink "Chain," diner girl, main
Crystal Kay "Namidano sakini", cheer dancer
L'Arc en Ciel "Drink it Down", vampire
Becca "I'm alive", cheerleader
Dream Theater "Forsaken", vampire android, main
Crystal Kay "Konnani Chikaku de", cameraman
Kinki Kids "Brand New Song", squirrel
Leah Dizon "Koi shiyou", best friend, main
Ohmura Takayoshi "Distant Thunder", forest fairie, main
Wizard "Divine Witch Falls into Ruin", barefoot doll, main
Crazy Ken Band "Amanogawa", party guest
jealKb London Boots "Love Scar", dead girlfriend
Garnet Crow "Kaze to Rainbow", android, main
Tipness Fitness Center, new workout promotion, secretary/main
Green Bird, environmental campaign, main actress "green bird"
Casio Digital Camera, main
Casio Keyboard promotion video, main actress/narrator (worldwide)
AFS foreign exchange student PV, main actress/narrator
SEGA UFO Catcher, main actress/narrator
Sony Rolly web movie, main actress
Softbank mobile, Spring and Summer collection, main actress
Nintendo DS "Wish Room 2," "Mina" character model
SEGA Karaoke game, motion capture
Zexy, wedding guest
Stardust salon magazine
Beautrec beauty magazine, July August and September front cover
Russh magazine back cover August 08, Quolomo tshirt model
Goggle motorcycle magazine, bike model
Rolling Stone Japan, gym scene
Zexy, bride and bridesmaid
Snip hair magazine, Eton Crop salon
Joshi Camera, photographer
DDD Dance, dancewear model
Leon, sofa model
Z Magazine, lifestyle and clothing
Comic Yoshimoto with Itao Itsuji, bar and cafe customer
SO-EN, Snow White
Zino, mens wristwatches
Kagome 100! Juice
Betsey Johnson, dress catalogue
Sanford surf/casual wear, catalogue
Nikon camera website
Chelsea hotel, wedding pamphlet
Meguro Gajoen, wedding dress pamphlet
Mitsukoshi Department store
Coca-Cola Olympic T-shirt campaign, all print and vending machines
Honda accessories, catalogue
Vamp, band tour pamphlet
Anelli marriage chapel, catalogue and website
United Arrows winter collection, catalogue
Roland Sonar-8 music software, catalogue
A mon avis clothing, website/catalogue
Kumamoto Wedding resort Crearge and Zexy magazine, catalogue bride
Nikon camera website, kimono theme
Little New York, party dress catalogue
Seibu Tetsudo railway, campaign poster
Le Coq Sportif, sportswear catalogue
Mami Crithtal, clothing/accessories catalogue
Paris Miki, jewelry catalogue
Fuji Film America, poster
Crearge Wedding Resort, bride
Kanebo PDC, "Soda Salon" and "Skin Laminate", poster and video main
Lumine department store, Spring collection poster
Yamaha Motors Vox Scooter, website model
DJ Ozma "Lie Lie Lie" CD cover, eye close-up
English Textbook "Hanasenai!" character model, "April"
MUSIC PERFORMANCE, COMPOSITION, NARRATION and RECORDING:
Art101 Tokyo Opening VIP performer, original works
Parco Grand Bazaar TVCM, lyrics/vocals/voice
Baila magazine TVCM, lyrics composer/vocals
Suzuki Splash! car TVCM, voice
NHK Radio âOut and About,â street vendor voices
Sobersleep, Chicago-based gothic-pop duo, lead singer/songwriter/arranger/keyboards
Satisfaction Wheel, L.A.-based rock band, lead singer/songwriter/keyboards
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