Template:InfoboxCharacterAkane Gushiken was an anime-only character who appeared in episode 176 of the Sailor Moon anime.
She was a new director who kept her personal life private, and she was working on a new musical with the Three Lights . Rei recognized her as a nun and teacher at her school who went by the name, "Sister Angela".
While Akane was taking a break, Chuuko Nezu came up to her and asked her for an interview, but Akane declined. Chuuko then revealed herself to be Sailor Iron Mouse, and removed her Star Seed, turning her into Sailor Director. She was later healed by Sailor Moon and returned to normal.
"Akane" means "madder red" or "brilliant red" in Japanese. It can also mean "angry child". The kanji in her family name means "tool", "ingredients" or "base" (具), "will" (志), and "resolute" or "strong" (堅)
- In the Mexican dub of the anime, Akane spoke with a stereotypically French accent.