Cumisha Amado is a porn star from California and is of Filipino, Japanese and Latin descent. She was an active performer in the industry from 1990 up to 2002. Cumisha worked as a medical nurse before joining the hardcore scene. She worked for six years at the Alta Bates Hospital in Berkeley, California. Cumisha Amado worked under the alias Mara Amado and Cumisha. She eventually settled on Cumisha Amado as her stage name. Majority of her works fell under the category of interracial and Asian-themed films. In addition, she is also known for her anal performances and has appeared in over 125 feature films.