Mahiro Maeda was born on March 14, 1963 in Tottori, Japan. He is known for his work on Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003) and Blue Submarine No. 6 (1998). See full bio »
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 2015 One Punch Man (TV Series) (key animator - 1 episode)
- The Strongest Hero (2015) ... (key animator)
 2015 Mad Max: Fury Road (character designer)
 2012 Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (key animator)
 2006 Brave Story (storyboard)
 2006 Origin: Spirits of the Past (mechanical designer)
 2004 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series) (character design supervisor)
 2003 Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (key animator: Production I.G.)
 2003 Last Exile (TV Series) (key animator - 4 episodes)
- Resign (2003) ... (key animator)
- Promotion Sophia (2003) ... (key animator)
- Luft Vanship (2003) ... (key animator)
- First Move (2003) ... (key animator)
 2003 The Second Renaissance Part II (Short) (animation director) / (character designer) / (mechanical designer)
 2003 The Second Renaissance Part I (Short) (animation director) / (character designer) / (mechanical designer)
  Vandread (TV Series) (mechanical supervisor - 13 episodes, 2000) (animator - 1 episode, 2000)
- To Feel the Fire (2000) ... (mechanical supervisor)
- They Don't Care About Us (2000) ... (mechanical supervisor)
- Issho ni... (2000) ... (mechanical supervisor)
- White Love (2000) ... (mechanical supervisor)
- Tengoku yori yaban (2000) ... (mechanical supervisor)
 1998 Blue Submarine No. 6 (Video) (animator) / (character designer) / (mechanical designer)
 1996 Escaflowne (TV Series) (assistant mechanical designer - 18 episodes)
- Eternal Love (1996) ... (assistant mechanical designer - as Masahiro Maeda in English credits)
- The Zone of Absolute Fortune (1996) ... (assistant mechanical designer - as Masahiro Maeda in English credits)
- Choosing Fate (1996) ... (assistant mechanical designer - as Masahiro Maeda in English credits)
- Sign of a Storm (1996) ... (assistant mechanical designer - as Masahiro Maeda in English credits)
- The Black Winged Angel (1996) ... (assistant mechanical designer - as Masahiro Maeda in English credits)
 1996 Magic User's Club! (TV Mini-Series) (mechanical designer)
 1995 Gunsmith Cats (Video short) (animator: opening sequence)
 1995 Neon Genesis Evangelion (TV Series) (assistant character designer - 2 episodes)
- Both of You, Dance Like You Want to Win! (1995) ... (assistant character designer)
- Asuka Strikes! (1995) ... (assistant character designer)
 1993 Orguss 02 (Video short) (additional mechanical design: Gonzo)
 1992 Porco Rosso (animator)
 1992 Lunar: The Silver Star (Video Game) (key animator)
 1991 Giant Robo: The Animation (Video) (special guest animator - episode 1)
 1991 Otaku no video (TV Mini-Series) (animator: opening sequence)
 1991 Only Yesterday (animator)
 1991 Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water (TV Series) (animator - 1 episode)
- Successor to the Stars (1991) ... (animator)
 1988 Shinmajinden batoru royaru haisukûru (Video) (animator)
 1988 Gunbuster (Video) (animator - episodes 1, 4-6) / (layout) / (mechanical designer)
 1988 Efu (TV Series) (animator - 2 episodes)
 1987 The Tale of Genji (animator)
 1987 Robot Carnival (Video) (mechanical designer - segment "Meiji Karakuri Bunmei Kitan")
 1987 Project A-Ko 2: Daitokuji zaibatsu no inbô (Video) (inbetween artist)
 1987 Wings of Honneamise (animator) / (layout designer)
 1986 Castle in the Sky (animator)
 1984 Birth (inbetween artist)
 1984 Cream Lemon (TV Mini-Series short) (animator) / (key animator)
 1984 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (inbetween artist)
 1983 DAICON IV Opening Animation (Short) (animator)
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