The Japanese-American actress and dancer, Mandie Taketa was born on March 3, 1976, in Hawaii, United States of America. Her father, Ronald Taketa was the head of Hawai’i Carpenters. Born and raised in Hawaii, the beautiful actress, Taketa was lucky enough to have her father by her side. She learned both dancing and acting from her father at a very young age. Mandie Taketa finished her education till high school in Hawaii. After she completed her education, she decided to pursue her dance and acting career in Los Angeles, California, although she had full dance scholarship in the University of Hawaii.