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 Shin Godzilla (2016). See full bio »

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Known For

Mad Max: Fury Road Art Department
(2015)
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Animation Department
(2003)
Shin Godzilla Art Department
(2016)
The Animatrix Director
(2003)

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 2018 SSSS.Gridman (TV Series) (Kaiju Design - 1 episode)
- Awakening (2018) ... (Kaiju Design)
 2017 The Dragon Dentist (TV Movie) (key animator)
 2015 One Punch Man (TV Series) (key animator - 1 episode)
- Saikyô no hîrô (2015) ... (key animator)
 2014 Kill la Kill (TV Series) (key animator - 1 episode)
- Hateshinaki yami no kanata ni (2014) ... (key animator)
 2012 Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (key animator)
 2006 Brave Story (animator)
 2006 Origin: Spirits of the Past (mechanical designer)
 2004 Gankutsuou: 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)
 2001 Vandread: Integral (TV Movie) (mechanical advisor)
  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)
  Blue Submarine No. 6 (TV Mini Series) (animator - 3 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (character designer - 3 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (mechanical designer - 3 episodes, 1998 - 1999)
- Hearts (1999) ... (animator) / (character designer) / (mechanical designer)
- Pilots (1999) ... (animator) / (character designer) / (mechanical designer)
- Blues (1998) ... (animator) / (character designer) / (mechanical designer)
 1996 Magic User's Club! (TV Mini Series) (mechanical designer - 2 episodes)
- Magic Is So Easy, Isn't It? (1996) ... (mechanical designer)
- We Leave a Magic Club (1996) ... (mechanical designer)
 1996 The Vision of 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)
 1995 Gunsmith Cats (Video) (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 The Super Dimension Century Orguss 02 (TV Mini Series short) (additional mechanical design: Gonzo)
 1992 Giant Robo the Animation: The Day the Earth Stood Still (TV Mini Series) (special guest animator - 1 episode)
- The Black Attache Case (1992) ... (special guest animator)
 1992 Porco Rosso (key animator)
 1992 Lunar: The Silver Star (Video Game) (key animator)
 1991 Otaku no video (TV Mini Series) (animator: opening sequence)
 1991 Only Yesterday (key animator)
 1991 Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water (TV Series) (animator - 1 episode)
- Successor to the Stars (1991) ... (animator)
 1988 Gunbuster (TV Mini Series) (animator - episodes 1, 4-6) / (layout) / (mechanical designer)
 1988 Efu (TV Series) (animator - 2 episodes)
 1987 The Tale of Genji (animator)
 1987 Battle Royal High School (Video) (key animator)
 1987 Robot Carnival (Video) (mechanical designer - segment "Meiji Karakuri Bunmei Kitan")
 1987 Project A-Ko 2: Plot of the Daitokuji Financial Group (Video) (inbetween artist)
 1987 Wings of Honneamise (key animator) / (layout designer)
 1986 Castle in the Sky (key animator)
 1984 Cream Lemon (TV Mini Series short) (animator) / (key animator)
 1984 Birth (inbetween artist)
 1984 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (inbetween artist)
 1983 Daicon IV Opening Animation (Short) (animator)
 1982 Super Dimension Fortress Macross (TV Series) (key animator - 1 episode)
- Booby Trap (1982) ... (key animator)
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Alternate Names:

Masahiro Maeda in English credits
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Trivia:

The founder of the animation studio Gonzo.

Star Sign:

Pisces

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