Mamoru Hosoda

Mamoru Hosoda

Name Mamoru Hosoda
Profession Director
Date of Birth 1967-09-19
Place of Birth Japan
Death Date
Birth Sign Virgo

About Mamoru Hosoda

Japanese animator and anime director known for his work with Toei Animation and Madhouse. He worked on such animated films as The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Wolf Children, and Summer Wars.

Early Life Experience of Mamoru Hosoda

After studying painting at the Kanazawa College of Art, he began his film career by directing several episodes of the Digimon Adventure anime series.

Trivia Info

In 2011, he established an animation studio called Studio Chizu.

Family Life and Relationship

He grew up in the Nakaniikawa District of Japan’s Toyama Prefecture.

Close Associates

He and his Japanese contemporary, Goro Miyazaki, both had successful careers as directors and animators.

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