Ally Maki is an American television and movie actress. She is sometimes credited as Ally Matsumura.[1] Maki made a notable guest appearance on the series Bones as Dr. Haru Tanaka. She appears in a short featurette on the Bones: Season 4 DVD entitled "Androgyny: Playing Haru Tanaka" where she discusses the role.[2] From 2009-2010, Maki had a supporting role in the ABC Family television series 10 Things I Hate About You. Most recently she made an appearance for the TV sitcom, The Big Bang Theory playing the role of Joyce Kim. According to Internet Movie Database (IMDB), she is also listed to appear in season four, episode twenty-two.[3] But as of now, nothing is said of the plot or her involvement in the story. (She never did appear in S4E22) Most recently in 2012 she appeared on Shake It Upand Wrecked (along with TBBT guest star Brooke Dillman.


Year Title Role Notes
2002 My Wife and Kids Sasha Episode: "Samba Story"
2003 ER Missy Episode: "No Strings Attached"
That's So Raven unknown Episode: "Campaign in the Neck"
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Japanese Girl Episode: "Chosen"
80's Ending unknown
Rogues choir
2007 Subs Alexa Tanaka
2008 Privileged Breckyn
Ally Maki in Privileged

Far Left

4 episodes
iCarly: iGo to Japan Kyoko TV movie
Miss Guided Michelle Episode: "High School Musical"
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles student Episode: "Queen's Gambit"
2009 Greek Hot Renaissance Fair Girl Episode: "See You Next Time, Sisters!"
Bones Dr. Haru Tanaka
Ally in Bones
Episode: "The Girl in the Mask"
2009–2010 10 Things I Hate About You Dawn 15 episodes
2010 Crazy/Sexy/Awkward Rosemary
The Prankster


Kassandra Yamaguchi
The Family Tree Shauna
Step Up 3-D


The Big Bang Theory


Joyce Kim 1 episode (The Staircase Implementation)

Other Accomplishments

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  • ADIDAS 60th Anniversary Global Campaign (Principal)
  • T-Mobile
  • Juicy Fruit


  • The Valli Girls Vocals/Keyboard Artist on Columbia/SONY Records
  • TRL Promo Clips MTV
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  • Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards Soundtrack Artist Columbia Records
  • Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Soundtrack Artist
  • Trollz Theme Song Artist Disney Channel/DIC Entertainment

Performer Skills

  • Performance Skills: Martial Arts, Voiceover, Dancing, Singing
  • Athletic Skills: Ice Skating, Aerobics, Yoga, Kickboxing
  • Accents: Asian
  • Musical Instruments: Piano
  • Dance: Tap, Hip Hop, Club/Freestyle


  • Ivana Chubbuck Studios Scene Study, Chris Holder
  • Lesly Kahn & Co. Lauren Stamile, John Rosenfeld, Eyal Podell
  • Margie Haber School Margie Haber,

Employment Details

Work History: Commercial, Theater, Film, Voice Over, Television


  1. Ally Maki,
  2. Bones: Season Four (Body Bag Edition)
  3. Episode #4.22. The Big Bang Theory. IMDB.
  4. The Prankster Cast
  5. 'Step Up 3-D' Will Deliver 'A Whole New World'. Vena, Jocelyn. April 1, 2010. MTV Networks.
  6. Twitter March 22, 2010 (role taped March 31).
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