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Masao Maruyama (I)

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Served as President of Madhouse Studios from 1980-2000, then became a Chief Creative Officer with the company. In 2011 he established a new company called Mappa which co-produced Sakamichi no Apollon (2012) with Tezuka Productions and Satoshi Kon's final film (which has yet to be completed). See more trivia »

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Ninja Scroll
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(1993)
Perfect Blue
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(1997)
Metropolis
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 2016 In This Corner of the World (producer)
 2015 Ushio & Tora (TV Series) (creative producer)
 2011-2013 Chihayafuru (TV Series) (creative producer - 44 episodes)
- Yuku e moshiranu kohi no michi kana (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Wasureji no (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Fukukara ni (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Miyu kimatanamu (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Tago no ura ni (2013) ... (creative producer)
 2011-2013 Hunter x Hunter (TV Series) (creative producer - 11 episodes)
- Reunion × and × Understanding (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Trick × to the × Trick (2011) ... (creative producer)
- Careful × of × Prisoners (2011) ... (creative producer)
- Solution × Is × Majority Rules? (2011) ... (creative producer)
- Showdown × on × the Airship (2011) ... (creative producer)
 2013 Hana wa Saku (TV Short) (producer)
 2013 Gekijouban Hunter x Hunter: Fantomu rûju (creative producer)
 2012 Sakamichi no Apollon (TV Series) (creative producer - 1 episode)
- Moanin' (2012) ... (creative producer)
 2011 Supernatural: The Animation (TV Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- Till Death Do Us Part (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Roadkill (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Home (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Ghost on the Highway (2011) ... (executive producer)
- The Alter Ego (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Iron Man (TV Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- The Light in the Distance (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Mastermind (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Iron Will (2010) ... (executive producer)
- VS Iron Man (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Iron Man Arrives in Japan (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Solarobo (Video Game) (producer: animation movies)
 2010 Planet Hulk (Video) (animation producer)
 2008-2010 Stitch! (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes)
- Dracula Jr. (2010) ... (executive producer)
- The #1 Annoying Character in the Universe Appears (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Warracchi (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Felix Redux (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Stitch and the Stitches (2008) ... (executive producer)
 2009 Summer Wars (planning producer)
 2009 Hulk Vs. (Video) (animation producer)
 2003-2008 Arison to Riria (TV Series) (planning producer - 26 episodes)
- Watashi no ôji-sama (2008) ... (planning producer)
- Hannin wa hisoka ni warau (2008) ... (planning producer)
- Ressha daisakusen (2008) ... (planning producer)
- Gûzen no ryokôsha-tachi (2008) ... (planning producer)
- Akasareta hihô (2008) ... (planning producer)
 2008 Urutoravaioretto: Kôdo 044 (TV Series) (producer - 12 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (2008) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.11 (2008) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.10 (2008) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.9 (2008) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.8 (2008) ... (producer)
 2008 Death Note Relight 2 - L's Successors (TV Movie) (producer)
 2008 Batman: Gotham Knight (Video) (producer - segments "In Darkness Dwells", "Deadshot")
 2008 Kamen no meido gai (TV Series) (planner - 12 episodes)
- Saraba aishiki meido gai (2008) ... (planner)
- Manatsu no yoru no chichi (2008) ... (planner)
- Fain o nerae! (2008) ... (planner)
- Amai gohôshi Tanima no naka ni (2008) ... (planner)
- Sonona wa kaiketsu! Ichigo kamen (2008) ... (planner)
 2008 Haru yo koi (line producer)
 2007-2008 Gyakkyô burai Kaiji (TV Series) (planner - 26 episodes)
- Sôhaku (2008) ... (planner)
- Jôken (2008) ... (planner)
- Jadô (2008) ... (planner)
- Shikkô (2008) ... (planner)
- Zankô (2008) ... (planner)
 2007 Dennô koiru (TV Series) (animation producer - 26 episodes)
- Yasako to Isako (2007) ... (animation producer)
- Kanazawa-shi hazama kôsaten (2007) ... (animation producer)
- Megane wo suteru kodomotachi (2007) ... (animation producer)
- Kanaerareta negai (2007) ... (animation producer)
- Saigo no koiru (2007) ... (animation producer)
 2007 Death Note Relight - Visions of a God (TV Movie) (producer)
 2007 Claymore (TV Series) (producer - 22 episodes)
- Pieta shinkou: II (2007) ... (producer)
- Pieta shinkou: I (2007) ... (producer)
- Kita no senran: III (2007) ... (producer)
- Kita no senran: II (2007) ... (producer)
- Kita no senran: I (2007) ... (producer)
 2006-2007 Death Note: Desu nôto (TV Series) (producer - 37 episodes)
- Shin sekai (2007) ... (producer)
- 1.28 (2007) ... (producer)
- Satsui (2007) ... (producer)
- Koshi (2007) ... (producer)
- Chôshô (2007) ... (producer)
 2007 Ôedo roketto (TV Series) (planner - 8 episodes)
- Koi mo koroshi mo yaru tte sa (2007) ... (planner)
- Tondemo nai tonda onna (2007) ... (planner)
- Kettô dai-hatsukoi (2007) ... (planner)
- Ron (2007) ... (planner)
- Dokidoki muyô (2007) ... (planner)
 2006-2007 Nana (TV Series) (producer - 47 episodes)
- The Fireworks Display, Hachi and NANA (2007) ... (producer)
- Reunion! Hachi and Shoji (2007) ... (producer)
- Blast's First TV Performance (2007) ... (producer)
- Blast vs. Trapnest (2007) ... (producer)
- Blast, Guerilla Live (2007) ... (producer)
 2007 Highlander: The Search for Vengeance (Video) (co-producer)
 2005 Paradise Kiss (TV Series) (producer)
 2004-2005 Monster (TV Series) (producer - 75 episodes)
- The Real Monster (2005) ... (producer)
- The Landscape of the End (2005) ... (producer)
- Man Without a Name (2005) ... (producer)
- The Magnificent Steiner's Rage (2005) ... (producer)
- The Town of Slaughter (2005) ... (producer)
 2005 Last Order: Final Fantasy VII (Video short) (producer)
 2005 Ichigo 100% (TV Series) (planner - 12 episodes)
- Ame no saikai/Hontô no hiroin (2005) ... (planner)
 2005 Akagi (TV Series) (producer)
 2004 Tenjho tenge (TV Series) (producer)
 2004 Jubei-chan 2: The Counterattack of Siberia Yagyu (TV Series) (producer - 2004)
 2003 Aquarian Age Saga II: Don't Forget Me... (Video) (executive producer)
 2003 Mujin wakusei Survive (TV Series) (animation producer - 2003)
 2003 Tokyo Godfathers (producer)
 2003 Ninja Scroll: The Series (TV Series) (planning producer - 13 episodes)
- Seiten hyôhyô (2003) ... (planning producer)
- Ôchô fukkatsu (2003) ... (planning producer)
- Yagyû Ren'ya (2003) ... (planning producer)
- Hiruko no magokoro (2003) ... (planning producer)
- Harawata ni ryû (2003) ... (planning producer)
 2003 Nasu: Andalusia no natsu (producer)
 2003 Trava: Fist Planet (Video) (producer)
 2003 The Animatrix (Video) (animation producer - segment "Program")
 2003 Texhnolyze (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2003 Program (Short) (animation producer)
 2002 Hanada Shonen-shi (TV Series) (producer)
 2002 Chobits (TV Series) (planning producer - 24 episodes)
- Chî dake no hito (2002) ... (planning producer)
- Chî kimeru (2002) ... (planning producer)
- Chî kite nugu (2002) ... (planning producer)
- Chî kotaeru (2002) ... (planning producer)
- Chî motomeru (2002) ... (planning producer)
 2001-2002 Beyblade (TV Series) (associate producer - 51 episodes)
- My Enemy, My Friend (2002) ... (associate producer)
- Going for the Gold (2002) ... (associate producer)
- The Race Is On! (2002) ... (associate producer)
- Crouching Lion, Hidden Tiger (2002) ... (associate producer)
- Adios Bladebreakers (2002) ... (associate producer)
 2002 Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (TV Series) (animation producer - 13 episodes)
- Return to Life! The Legendary Onmyou Mystic (2002) ... (animation producer)
- Huge Reversal?! Abenobashi Hollywood Shopping Arcade (2002) ... (animation producer)
- Resolution!! Abenobashi Battlefield Shopping Arcade (2002) ... (animation producer)
- Poa Poa! Abenobashi Fairy Tale Shopping Arcade (2002) ... (animation producer)
- It Cries! The Bush Warbler Heiankyo (2002) ... (animation producer)
 2001-2002 X (TV Series) (producer - 25 episodes)
- Legend (2002) ... (producer)
- Earth (2002) ... (producer)
- Betrayal (2002) ... (producer)
- Current (2002) ... (producer)
- Ripple (2002) ... (producer)
 2002 Rizerumain (TV Series) (producer - 24 episodes)
- Yattane! Issho ni icchatta!? (2002) ... (producer)
 2001 Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars (TV Series) (planner - 15 episodes)
- Sôshûhen (2001) ... (planner)
- Bokutachi no, natsu (2001) ... (planner)
- Kakuresato, furusato (2001) ... (planner)
- Tsuyogari na, yûjô (2001) ... (planner)
- Arigatô, yûki (2001) ... (planner)
 2001 X ova (Video short) (producer)
 2001 Metropolis (producer)
 2001 Galaxy Angel (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Sanchi chokusô enjyeru no mori awase (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Asuteroido no hiroi mono itame banira fûmi (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Gyanburu poware mirufîyu sôsu (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Rizô fû kôun tsutsumi enjyeru shitate (2001) ... (executive producer)
 2000 Sakura Wars (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Jokyoku (2000) ... (producer)
 2000 Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (producer)
 2000 Hidamari no ki (TV Series) (producer)
 1999 Cardcaptor Sakura: The Movie (executive producer)
 1999 Clover (Short) (producer)
 1999 Jubei-chan: Secret of the Lovely Eyepatch (TV Series) (producer)
 1998 Trigun (TV Series) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Alternative (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Under the Sky So Blue (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Live Through (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Sin (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Paradise (1998) ... (executive producer)
 1997 Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge (Video) (producer)
 1997 Twilight of the Dark Master (producer)
 1997 Reign: The Conqueror (TV Series) (supervising producer)
 1997 Perfect Blue (producer)
 1997 Psycho Diver: Soul Siren (Video) (producer)
 1996 Wild Arms (Video Game) (producer: animation & visual)
 1996 Yawara! Zutto kimi no koto ga... (TV Movie) (producer: Madhouse)
 1995-1996 Street Fighter: The Animated Series (TV Series) (producer - 8 episodes)
- Keeping the Peace (1996) ... (producer: Mad House)
- The Medium Is the Message (1995) ... (producer: Mad House)
- Dark Heart (1995) ... (producer: Mad House)
- Demon Island (1995) ... (producer: Mad House)
- No Way Out (1995) ... (producer: Mad House)
 1995 Anne no nikki (producer)
 1995 Memories (producer - segment "2 "Stink Bomb")
 1995 Stink Bomb (Short) (producer)
 1995 Bio Hunter (Video) (producer)
 1994 DNA²: Dokokade nakushita aitsu no aitsu (TV Series) (producer - 12 episodes)
- Bai bai megapurei-bôi (1994) ... (producer)
- Megapure ni natcha dame!! (1994) ... (producer)
- Abunai Ryûji no abunai nôryoku (1994) ... (producer)
- Sono dangan wa Ryûji no mune ni... (1994) ... (producer)
- Zutto anata ga zoba ni ita (1994) ... (producer)
 1992-1994 Tokyo Babylon (TV Mini-Series) (animation producer - 2 episodes)
- Tokyo Babylon Part Two (1994) ... (animation producer)
- Tokyo Babylon Part One (1992) ... (animation producer)
 1994 Fainaru fantajî (TV Mini-Series) (animation producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... (animation producer)
- Episode #1.4 (1994) ... (animation producer)
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... (animation producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... (animation producer)
 1993 X² - Double X (Video short) (producer)
 1993 Ninja Scroll (line producer)
 1993 Shingurusu (Video short) (producer)
 1992 Down Load: Namiamidabutsu wa ai no uta (Video) (producer)
 1990-1991 Record of the Lodoss War (TV Series) (producer - 13 episodes)
- Lodoss, the Burning Continent (1991) ... (producer)
- Final Battle! Marmo, the Dark Island (1991) ... (producer)
- The Wizard's Ambition (1991) ... (producer)
- The Scepter of Domination (1991) ... (producer)
 1991 Urusei Yatsura 6: Itsudatte, mai dârin (animation producer)
 1991 Urusei Yatsura: Otome bashika no kyôfu (Video short) (producer: Madhouse)
 1991 Urusei Yatsura: Reikon to dêto (Video short) (producer: Mad House)
 1991 Doomed Megalopolis (TV Mini-Series) (producer - 4 episodes)
- The Final Challenge (1991) ... (producer)
- Rise of the Dragon (1991) ... (producer)
- The Disaster (1991) ... (producer)
- The Demon City (1991) ... (producer)
 1990 Jû-kyû (Video short) (coordinating producer)
 1990 Devil Hunter Yohko (TV Mini-Series) (planner - 1 episode)
- Devil Hunter Yohko (1990) ... (planner)
 1989 Urusei Yatsura: Yagi-san to chîzu (Video short) (producer)
 1989 Twilight of the Cockroaches (animation producer)
 1988 Kaze no Matasaburô (Video short) (producer)
 1987 Junk Boy (Video short) (producer)
 1987 Meikyû monogatari (producer)
 1986 Hi no tori: Hôô hen (producer)
 1986 Toki no tabibito (producer)
 1985 Bobî ni kubittake (Short) (producer)
 1985 Kamui no ken (producer)
 1984 Lensman (producer)
 1972 Hazedon (TV Series) (producer)
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