Melodee Morita was born in Los Angeles, CA on July 25, 1991 and according to astrology her zodiac sign is Leo. Melodee Morita is known for being a bilingual director, reporter, YouTube star, and former dancer. She’s known for her weekly segment Trendylicious and her cooking show Kawaii Bento. She’s fluent in English and Japanese and creates content in both languages. She interviewed Japanese actress Haruka Ayase on her YouTube channel. She was
playing piano and dancing by the time she was 10. Her YouTube success led to opportunities in
television, both in English and Japanese.
Morita is considered to be one of the most successful celebrities who was born in a city of CA. She is one of the Richest Directors. Melodee Morita Despite the connections in her work to Japanese language and culture, she didn’t live in the country while she was growing up.She has an older brother named Andrew. Her mother was a professional ballet dancer.
Melodee grew up in Los Angeles, California and is currently based in New York City and Boston. She works as a bilingual television director and reporter, emcee, and interpreter for brands and networks such as CNN International, CBS, FujiTV, NHK, NTV, P&G, NBA, NFL, US Open, Kosé, SHISEIDO and much more.
She began ballet, jazz, and tap at age 9 and is skilled in additional dance genres such as contemporary and modern dancing. Prior to working in the media industry, she was a professional ballet dancer in New York. Melodee is also a huge lover of music and has been playing the piano since age 8.
Melodee’s two YouTube channels (directed, filmed, edited, and narrated on her own) have videos that are in 10+ different languages for her worldwide viewership. She has collaborated with prestigious brands such as LEXUS, NYFW, SK-II, PANTENE, SHISEIDO, REVLON, UNIQLO, Keio Plaza Hotel, and Shibuya 109. Life as a professional dancer is what caught the attention of many people with a variety of exercise, healthy diet, beauty and skincare tips. Her informative yet relatable videos and rigorous skin care routine was featured on Buzzfeed as well.
Melodee’s creativity and bi-cultural upbringing has also expanded her career as a TV director, having her own series of sharing Japanese culture with the world. She also excelled in both English and Japanese for a global event held with the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe regarding tourism in Japan and the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
For TV, she covers the hottest trends from NY and LA including fashion, beauty, gourmet, and events. She has interviewed international artists, fashion designers, and directors including X JAPAN’s YOSHIKI, Kei Nishikori, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Haruka Ayase, Yuri Ebihara, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Pharrell Williams, Thom Browne, Parabal Gurung, Gucci Westman, and more.
Her unique qualities and ability to challenge herself to various genres has landed her various roles in Japanese dramas, commercials, international TV programs, and to work as an ambassador for major brands and cultural events worldwide. She hopes to further expand her career and grow as an international Asian American artist.