Yumi Hara (原 由実) is a Japanese voice actress and singer from Osaka Prefecture, in Japan. She is affiliated with Arts Vision. Her body of work has been used in various animes and she has released numerous CDs since her debut in 2008.
Yumi's most famous role is that of Takane Shijo from Idolmaster. Other notable roles include Yuko Kanoe from Dusk Maiden of Amnesia, Marielle from Log Horizon, Sawa Yamauchi from SKET DANCE, Inaho Yukawa from Langrange: The Flower of Rin-ne, and Aya Miyakoji from Ro-Kyu-Bu! SS. She had released numerous CDs as her character in Idolmaster, and has released 3 singles and 1 album as herself. Most of her songs were used in games, OVAs, radios, and drama CDs. Yumi’s other works include radio narration, TV CM, planetarium narration and more. She enjoys singing in karaoke, drawing, swimming, and is good at Japanese calligraphy. This will be her first time travelling abroad as well as her first time coming to Canada to attend Anime North as her first North American convention.