Hiroyuki Kitakubo

Name in Native Language: "北久保弘之" (Japanese/JA)
Film Director / Animator / Screenwriter | * 11/15/1963 (57) | Tokyo, Japan
Hiroyuki Kitakubo (北久保 弘之, Kitakubo Hiroyuki, born November 15, 1963)) is a Japanese director, animator, and screenwriter. Kitakubo began work in the anime industry as a teenager, having worked on the 1979 Mobile Suit Gundam television series. He debuted as a director with the Cream Lemon episode "Pop Chaser" in 1985, then worked on films including Black Magic M-66 with Masamune Shirow and Akira with Katsuhiro Otomo. Kitakubo went on to direct the "A Tale of Two Robots" segment from Robot Carnival, the original video animation (OVA) series Golden Boy, and the films Roujin Z and Blood: The Last Vampire. In 2001, Kitakubo won the "Individual Award" at The 6th Animation Kobe for the latter film. Blood: The Last Vampire also won grand prize at the 2000 Japan Media Arts Festival and first... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Animation | Science Fiction | Action

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Movies with Hiroyuki Kitakubo as Crew(9)

Directing/Director2000 Blood: The Last Vampire
Directing/Director1997 Last Orders
Visual Effects/Key Animation1993 Crimson Wolf
Directing/Director1991 Roujin Z
Visual Effects/Key Animation1987 Battle Royale High School
Writing/Screenplay1987 Ladius
Directing/Director1987 Black Magic M-66
Directing/Director1987 Robot Carnival
Writing/Writer1987 Robot Carnival

TV Shows/Series with Hiroyuki Kitakubo as Crew(4)

Directing/Director2016 Ace Attorney
Writing/Storyboard2002 Chobits
Directing/Director1995 Golden Boy
Sound/Sound Director1995 Golden Boy

Citizenship: Japan
Born: Friday, 11/15 1963 (November) in Bunkyō-ku (current age: 57 years + 19 days)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: French (FR)
Other names for Hiroyuki Kitakubo (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"きたくぼ ひろゆき" (Kana/Japanese)
Hiroyuki Kitakubo frequently works together with these people:
Ichiro Itano (7x, Crew)
Koji Morimoto (4x, Crew)
Shôichi Masuo (4x, Crew)
Yasuhito Kikuchi (4x, Crew)
Manabu Oohashi (4x, Crew)
Yasuomi Umetsu (4x, Crew)
Takashi Nakamura (4x, Crew)
Kazuchika Kise (4x, Crew)
Hidetoshi Ômori (4x, Crew)
Katsuhiro Otomo (4x, Crew)
Rie Tanaka (3x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:106553, Added: 06/27/2018, Last updated: 11/07/2020