Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hideaki Anno (born May 22, 1960 in Ube, Yamaguchi) is a Japanese animation and film director. Anno is best known for his work on the popular anime series Neon Genesis Evangelion. His style has come to be defined by the touches of superflatism and postmodernism that he injects into his work, as well as the thorough portrayal of characters' thoughts and emotions, often through unconventional sequences incorporating psychoanalysis and emotional deconstruction of these characters. He married comics artist Moyoco Anno in 27 April 2002. Anime directed by Anno that have won the Animage Anime Grand Prix award have been Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water in 1990, Neon Genesis Evangelion in 1995 and 1996, and The End of Evangelion in 1997.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Hideaki Anno, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hideaki Anno (born May 22, 1960 in Ube, Yamaguchi) is a Japanese animation and film director. Anno is best known for his work on the popular anime series Neon Genesis Evangelion. His style has come to be defined by the touches of superflatism and postmodernism that he injects into his work, as well as the thorough portrayal of characters' thoughts and emotions, often through unconventional sequences incorporating psychoanalysis and emotional deconstruction of these characters. He married comics artist Moyoco Anno in 27 April 2002. Anime directed by Anno that have won the Animage Anime Grand Prix award have been Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water in 1990, Neon Genesis Evangelion in 1995 and 1996, and The End of Evangelion in 1997.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Hideaki Anno, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1960-05-22

Place of Birth Ube, Yamaguchi, Japan

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • 庵野 秀明
  • 안노 히데아키

Directing TV ShowsMovies

Evangelion: 3.0+1.0Director
2016 Shin GodzillaDirector
2014 until You come to meLayout
2012 Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) RedoDirector
2009 Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) AdvanceDirector
2007 Evangelion: 1.0: You Are (Not) AloneDirector
2006 Aim for the Top 2! DiebusterDirector
2006 Gunbuster vs Diebuster Aim for the Top! The GATTAI!! MovieDirector
2006 Submarine 707 RevolutionDirector
2004 Re: Cutie HoneyDirector
2004 Cutie HoneyDirector
2003 Submarine 707R(2 episodes)Director
2002 Animation Store ManagerDirector
2001 Ryusei-KachoDirector
2000 RitualDirector
1998 His and Her Circumstances(42 episodes)Director
1998 Love & PopDirector
1998 Revival of EvangelionDirector
1997 Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of EvangelionDirector
1997 Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death and RebirthDirector
1995 Neon Genesis Evangelion(26 episodes)Director
1990 Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water(22 episodes)Director
1988 GunbusterDirector
1983 Daicon Film's Return of UltramanDirector

Writing

2016 Shin GodzillaScreenplay
2014 until You come to meAuthor
2012 Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) RedoScreenplay
2012 Giant God Warrior Appears in TokyoWriter
2009 Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) AdvanceScreenplay
2007 Evangelion: 1.0: You Are (Not) AloneScreenplay
2006 Gunbuster vs Diebuster Aim for the Top! The GATTAI!! MovieWriter
2004 Cutie HoneyScreenplay
2000 RitualScreenplay
1998 His and Her Circumstances(26 episodes)Screenplay
1998 Revival of EvangelionWriter
1997 Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of EvangelionWriter
1997 Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death and RebirthWriter
1995 Neon Genesis Evangelion(28 episodes)Writer
1990 Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water(54 episodes)Writer
1988 GunbusterStoryboard
1988 GunbusterScreenplay

Acting

2016 Shin Godzilla as Bus Driver
2013 The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness as Himself
2013 The Wind Rises as Jirô Horikoshi (voice)
2010 Death Kappa
2007 Welcome to the Quiet Room
2006 Japan Sinks as Yamashiro's Son in Law
2005 Funky Forest: The First Contact
2004 Otakus in Love
2004 The Taste of Tea as Kasugabe
2004 Cutie Honey as Office Worker
2002 Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (JP)(1 episode)
2000 FLCL(6 episodes) as Miyu Miyu
1983 Daicon Film's Return of Ultraman

Production

2017 The Dragon Dentist(4 episodes)Producer
2017 The Dragon Dentist - Episode 1Executive Producer
2015 Evangelion: Another Impact (Confidential)Executive Producer
2014 20min Walk From Nishi-Ogikubo Station, 2 Bedrooms, Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, 2mos Deposit, No Pets Allowed.Executive Producer
2014 Hill Climb GirlExecutive Producer
2012 Giant God Warrior Appears in TokyoProducer
2011 Director DisqualifiedProducer
1991 Blazing Transfer StudentProducer

Visual Effects

1995 Neon Genesis Evangelion(26 episodes)Mechanical Designer
1993 Crimson WolfKey Animation
1988 Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's CounterattackMechanical & Creature Designer
1987 Battle Royal High SchoolAnimation Director
1987 Royal Space Force - The Wings Of HonneamiseAnimation Director
1985 Megazone 23Key Animation
1983 DAICON IV Opening AnimationAnimation Director

Crew

2015 Evangelion: Another Impact (Confidential)Creator
2014 Yoshikazu Yasuhiko & Ichiro Itano: Collection of Key Animation Films from Mobile Suit GundamCompositors
2012 Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) RedoCreator

Sound

2017 The Dragon Dentist(4 episodes)Sound Director
2016 Shin GodzillaSound Designer
2014 Yoshikazu Yasuhiko & Ichiro Itano: Collection of Key Animation Films from Mobile Suit GundamMusic

Editing

2016 Shin GodzillaEditor
2014 Yoshikazu Yasuhiko & Ichiro Itano: Collection of Key Animation Films from Mobile Suit GundamEditor

Creator

1990 Nadia: The Secret of Blue WaterCreator

Art

1995 Neon Genesis Evangelion(1 episode)Storyboard Designer

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.