Mizuo Peck will return to the big screen this Christmas in “Night at the Museum: The Secret of the Tomb”, the third installment of the hugely successful 20th Century Fox franchise.
She will reprise her role as the historical figure Sacajawea, alongside Ben Stiller and Robin Williams. She is an integral part of the movie’s story line imparting maternal words of wisdom, standing up for women’s rights, and guiding the character’s journey through London and the British Museum.
Mizuo’s past Film credits include A Case of You opposite Justin Long and Evan Rachel Wood, Almost in Love with Alan Cumming, and Scenes of the Crime with Jeff Bridges. Her Television credits include Law & Order: Criminal Intent opposite Chris Noth and Annabella Sciorra, a recurring role on All My Children, and the Sci-Fi police drama WitchBlade.
In Theater, Mizuo has done plays that were part of the NY International Fringe Festival, the Samuel French Play Festival, and the New Performance Series at the Incubator Arts Project. At the Public Theater, she performed Suzan-Lori Park's 365 Days/365 Plays and All's Well That Ends Well as a company member of their exclusive Shakespeare Lab Program.
A born and raised New Yorker, Mizuo graduated with a B.F.A in Theater from the prestigious SUNY Purchase Acting Conservatory. Fellow alumni from this program include Edie Falco, Stanley Tucci, and Parker Posey.
She joined the Screen Actor’s Guild on her eighteenth birthday and has done tons of commercials, voice- overs and print campaigns for brands such as Levi's, Suave, Verizon, Kitchen Aid, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Oil of Olay to name a few. One of her most notable modeling jobs was being shot for the cover of L'uomo Vogue by the acclaimed photographer, Bruce Weber.
Mizuo resides in Manhattan with her husband, photographer Jeffrey Shagawat.