Masamune Shirow

Masamune Shirow

Known for: Writing
Birthday: 1961-11-23 (60 years old)
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Biography

Masanori Ota (太田正典, Ōta Masanori, born November 23, 1961), better known by his pen name Masamune Shirow (士郎 正宗, Shirō Masamune), is a Japanese manga artist. Shirow is best known for the manga Ghost in the Shell, which has since been turned into three theatrical anime movies, two anime television series, an anime television movie, an anime ONA series, a theatrical live action movie, and several video games.

Filmography

All 34

Movies 27

Writter 27

TV shows 7

Creator 1

Director 1

Writer
Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Sustainable War (2021)

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Sustainable War (2021)

Movie
Comic Book
Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 (2020)

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 (2020)

TV show
Writer
Ghost in the Shell (2017)

Ghost in the Shell (2017)

Movie
6.43
Writer
Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn (2016)

Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn (2016)

TV show
Creator
Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn (2015)

Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn (2015)

Movie
Writer
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 5: Pyrophoric Cult (2015)

Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 5: Pyrophoric Cult (2015)

Movie
Writer
Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie (2015)

Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie (2015)

Movie
4.59
Writer
Ghost in the Shell: Arise - Alternative Architecture (2015)

Ghost in the Shell: Arise - Alternative Architecture (2015)

TV show
Writer
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 4: Ghost Stands Alone (2014)

Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 4: Ghost Stands Alone (2014)

Movie
4.96
Writer
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 3: Ghost Tears (2014)

Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 3: Ghost Tears (2014)

Movie
5.15
Writer
Appleseed Alpha (2014)

Appleseed Alpha (2014)

Movie
5.84
Writer
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 2: Ghost Whispers (2013)

Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 2: Ghost Whispers (2013)

Movie
5.04
Writer
Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 1: Ghost Pain (2013)

Ghost in the Shell Arise - Border 1: Ghost Pain (2013)

Movie
4.72
Writer
Appleseed XIII: Ouranos (2011)

Appleseed XIII: Ouranos (2011)

Movie
Creator / Writer
Appleseed XIII (2011)

Appleseed XIII (2011)

TV show
Writer
Appleseed XIII: Tartaros (2011)

Appleseed XIII: Tartaros (2011)

Movie
Writer
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society 3D (2011)

Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society 3D (2011)

Movie
Writer
Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (2008)

Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (2008)

Movie
5.65
Writer
Real Drive (2008)

Real Drive (2008)

TV show
Writer
Appleseed: Ex Machina (2007)

Appleseed: Ex Machina (2007)

Movie
5.5
Creator / Writer
Ghost Hound (2007)

Ghost Hound (2007)

TV show
Writer
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society (2006)

Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society (2006)

Movie
5.61
Original Story
TANK S.W.A.T. 01 (2006)

TANK S.W.A.T. 01 (2006)

Movie
Writer
Ghost in the Shell: S.A.C. 2nd GIG – Individual Eleven (2006)

Ghost in the Shell: S.A.C. 2nd GIG – Individual Eleven (2006)

Movie
5.63
Writer
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - The Laughing Man (2005)

Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - The Laughing Man (2005)

Movie
4.94
Writer
Appleseed (2004)

Appleseed (2004)

Movie
5.54
Writer
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (2004)

Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (2004)

Movie
5.68
Character Designer
Gundress (1999)

Gundress (1999)

Movie
Writer
Ghost in the Shell (1995)

Ghost in the Shell (1995)

Movie
5.55
Writer
Landlock (1995)

Landlock (1995)

Movie
Character Designer
Bounty Dog (1994)

Bounty Dog (1994)

Movie
Character Designer
Bounty Dog (1994)

Bounty Dog (1994)

TV show
Writer
Appleseed (1988)

Appleseed (1988)

Movie
5.5
Director
Black Magic M-66 (1987)

Black Magic M-66 (1987)

Movie

Ratings

Average 6.31
Based on 499 Thousand movie and tv ratings over time
1987
2005
2011
2008
2021

Information

Known for
Writing

Gender
Male

Birthday
1961-11-23 (60 years old)

Place of birth
Kōbe, Japan

Citizenships
Japan

Also known as
Masanori Ota, Ota Masanori, 士郎 正宗, まさのり おだ, Shirow Masamune

Awards
Seiun Award for Best Comic

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Maaya Sakamoto worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
10 Movies
2 TV shows
Koichi Yamadera
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Koichi Yamadera worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
10 Movies
1 TV shows
Kazuchika Kise
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Kazuchika Kise worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
8 Movies
1 TV shows
Atsuko Tanaka
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Atsuko Tanaka worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
8 Movies
1 TV shows
Sakiko Tamagawa
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Sakiko Tamagawa worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
2 TV shows
Tow Ubukata
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Tow Ubukata worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
1 TV shows
Kenichirou Matsuda
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Kenichirou Matsuda worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
1 TV shows
Youji Ueda
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Youji Ueda worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
1 TV shows
Tarusuke Shingaki
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Tarusuke Shingaki worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
1 TV shows
Takurou Nakakuni
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Takurou Nakakuni worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
1 TV shows
Ikkyu Juku
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Ikkyu Juku worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
1 TV shows
Kazuya Nakai
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Kazuya Nakai worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
1 TV shows
Akio Otsuka
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Akio Otsuka worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
7 Movies
Miyuki Sawashiro
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Miyuki Sawashiro worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
1 TV shows
Keigo Oyamada
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Keigo Oyamada worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
5 Movies
1 TV shows
Mitsuhisa Ishikawa
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Mitsuhisa Ishikawa worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
6 Movies
Shunsuke Sakuya
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Shunsuke Sakuya worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
5 Movies
1 TV shows
Kazuhiro Wakabayashi
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Kazuhiro Wakabayashi worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
5 Movies
Yusuke Takeda
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Yusuke Takeda worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
1 TV shows
Koji Tanaka
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Koji Tanaka worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
5 Movies
Junichi Fujisaku
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Junichi Fujisaku worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
1 TV shows
Toru Okawa
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Toru Okawa worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
1 TV shows
Yutaka Nakano
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Yutaka Nakano worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
5 Movies
Tetsuya Nishio
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Tetsuya Nishio worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Atsushi Takeuchi
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Atsushi Takeuchi worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Yoshiki Sakurai
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Yoshiki Sakurai worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Junichi Uematsu
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Junichi Uematsu worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
John Burgmeier
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John Burgmeier worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Yoko Kanno
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Yoko Kanno worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Kenji Kamiyama
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Kenji Kamiyama worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Taro Yamaguchi
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Taro Yamaguchi worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Osamu Saka
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Osamu Saka worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Tamio Ohki
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Tamio Ohki worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Mamoru Oshii
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Mamoru Oshii worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Tesshou Genda
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Tesshou Genda worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
4 Movies
Monica Rial
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Monica Rial worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Takayuki Hamana
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Takayuki Hamana worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Tomoyuki Dan
Masamune Shirow
Tomoyuki Dan worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
3 Movies
Shelley Calene-Black
Masamune Shirow
Shelley Calene-Black worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Naomi Shindo
Masamune Shirow
Naomi Shindo worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Kenji Kawai
Masamune Shirow
Kenji Kawai worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
3 Movies
Mikako Takahashi
Masamune Shirow
Mikako Takahashi worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Shoutarou Suga
Masamune Shirow
Shoutarou Suga worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
3 Movies
Mayumi Asano
Masamune Shirow
Mayumi Asano worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Takashi Onozuka
Masamune Shirow
Takashi Onozuka worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
3 Movies
Luci Christian
Masamune Shirow
Luci Christian worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Shinji Aramaki
Masamune Shirow
Shinji Aramaki worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
3 Movies
Kenji Nojima
Masamune Shirow
Kenji Nojima worked together with Masamune Shirow in:
3 Movies
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