Masaaki Yuasa

Name in Native Language: "湯浅政明" (Japanese/JA)
Screenwriter / Animator / Film Director | * 03/16/1965 (54) | Fukuoka, Japan
Masaaki Yuasa (湯浅 政明, Yuasa Masaaki, born March 16, 1965) is a Japanese animator, storyboard artist, screenwriter, anime television and film director known for his wild, freeform style. In June 2014, he announced that he, along with his close affiliate Eunyoung Choi, had founded an animation studio by the name of Science Saru. ()

Masaaki Yuasa is an anime television and film director, screenwriter, storyboard artist and animator known for his wild free form style. He was born on March 16, 1965 in Fukuoka, Japan.

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Most frequent genres for this person: Animation | Comedies | Drama

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Movies with Masaaki Yuasa as Crew(16)

Directing/Director2019 Ride Your Wave
Directing/Director2017 Lu Over the Wall
Production/Executive Producer2017 Lu Over the Wall
Writing/Screenplay2017 Lu Over the Wall
Art/Storyboard Artist2017 Night Is Short, Walk on Girl
Directing/Director2017 Night Is Short, Walk on Girl
Directing/Director2013 Kick-Heart
Writing/Writer2013 Kick-Heart
Art/Storyboard Artist2010 Welcome to the Space Show
Directing/Director2007 Genius Party
Directing/Director2004 Mind Game
Production/Producer2001 Cat Soup
Writing/Screenplay2001 Cat Soup
Visual Effects/Animation2001 The Whale Hunt
Visual Effects/Animation1999 My Neighbors the Yamadas
Visual Effects/Key Animation1992 Chibi Maruko-chan: My Favorite Song

TV Shows/Series with Masaaki Yuasa as Crew(12)

Directing/Director2020 Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!
Directing/Director2019 Super Shiro
Directing/Director2018 Devilman: Crybaby
Art/Storyboard Designer2014 Ping Pong the Animation
Crew/Script2014 Ping Pong the Animation
Directing/Director2014 Ping Pong the Animation
Writing/Writer2014 Ping Pong the Animation
Directing/Director2010 The Tatami Galaxy
Writing/Writer2010 The Tatami Galaxy
Crew/Script2008 Kaiba
Crew/Creator2008 Kaiba
Directing/Director2008 Kaiba

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Masaaki Yuasa
Citizenship: Japan
Born: Tuesday, 03/16 1965 (March) in Fukuoka (current age: 54 years + 345 days)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: Japanese (JA, native language)
Educated at: Kyushu Sangyo University
Other names for Masaaki Yuasa (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Masaki Yuasa"
"ゆあさ まさあき" (Kana/Japanese)
Masaaki Yuasa frequently works together with these people:
Shin'ya Ôhira (5x, Crew)
Eriko Kimura (5x, Crew)
Reiko Yoshida (3x, Crew)
Takayuki Hamada (3x, Crew)
Nobutake Ito (3x, Crew)
Katsuhiro Nakano (3x, Crew)
Kouki Uchiyama (2x, Actor)
Yoko Kanno (2x, Crew)
Eunyoung Choi (2x, Crew)
Mikako Komatsu (2x, Actress)
Yasumi Ogura (2x, Crew)
Akihiko Ishizumi (2x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1126200, Added: 12/20/2018, Last updated: 02/21/2020