Hanako Yamanoue is a character from Act-Age manga series. She is a director, writer, and the original author of the "Princess Iron Fan" stage play.
Hanako has long light-colored hair and eyes. In her initial appearance, she wore a semi-dark skull cap, a light-colored jacket, dark pants, and shoes.
Hanako presents herself as a blunt and stoical person, however, she very creative and has a unique perspective on life.
When Kei climbs to the top of a mountain in preparation for her newest role, she runs into Hanako. She nearly kills Kei after she clumsy trips and falls making Kei fall-backward off a cliff, but at the last minute, she’s rescued by Hanako.