Douglas Haruki Oyama Peerless

Region: ON Toronto
Generation: Nisei
Born 1997, Sasebo, Japan


Douglas is a Nisei 二世 (2nd generation) Japanese-Canadian actor, writer, and storyteller from Toronto, Ontario. He has a wide range of performance experience including musical theatre, children’s theatre, voice acting, and Shakespeare. He studied theatre at the University of Victoria’s Phoenix Theatre, graduating with his bachelor’s degree in performance. Favourite roles include Max in The Little Mighty Superhero (Geordie Theatre), Reverend Parris in The Crucible (Canadian College of Performing Arts), architect Francis Rattenbury (BC Parliament Buildings), Valentine in Two Gentlemen of Verona (Greater Victoria Shakespeare Festival), and Man in Chair in The Drowsy Chaperone (UVic Phoenix Theatre).

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