Satoshi Kon Rank
About Satoshi Kon
Satoshi Kon, also known by the name Yoshihiro Wanibuchi, was a renowned Japanese film director, screenwriter and animator whose career in the entertainment industry began as a manga artist. He made his feature film directorial debut in the 1997 animated thriller-horror film titled Perfect Blue. He went on to direct and write the screenplays for such film as 2001’s Millennium Actress, 2003’s Tokyo Godfathers and 2006’s Papriko.
He was the younger brother of renowned guitarist Tsuyoshi Kon.
He was given just about six months to live after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in May 2010 but died few months after his diagnose.
He was working on his fifth feature film Dreaming Machine at the time of his untimely death in 2010.
Satoshi Kon Rank
Satoshi Kon's Popularity
Satoshi Kon was a famous Japanese animator and screenwriter, who was born on October 12, 1963. As a person born on this date, Satoshi Kon is listed in our database as the 40th most popular celebrity for the day (October 12) and the 179th most popular for the year (1963).
People born on October 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Satoshi Kon is the 1621st most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Satoshi Kon's birthday, Satoshi Kon is the 85th most famous Japanese.
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