Hana Mae Lee is an American actress, model, comedian, and fashion designer. She is best known for playing Lilly Onakurama in the 2012 film Pitch Perfect and its sequel Pitch Perfect 2 (2015).
Life and career
Lee, who is of Korean descent, was born in Southern California, and graduated from Granada Hills Charter High School. She was 16 when she started modeling. Lee has appeared in campaigns for Honda, Jeep, Apple Inc., Nokia, Sebastian, American Express, HP, Cherry Coke, and Midori. She has appeared in the magazines TIME, SOMA, Elle, and Teen Vogue.
Lee attended Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles, California, from where she received her BFA. Later she designed for Harley-Davidson, Juicy Couture, and Mossimo.
In 2011, Lee made her TV debut guest starring on Mike & Molly, followed by an appearance on Workaholics. She appeared as Lilly in Pitch Perfect, for which she was nominated for a "scene stealer" award at the Teen Choice Awards in 2013. In 2014, the shooting of Pitch Perfect 2 began, in which Lee will reprise her role as Lilly Okanakamura.