News Otakon to Host Tiger & Bunny Producer Masayuki Ozaki
posted on 2011-07-14 23:49 EDT
The organizers of Otakon announced on Thursday that producer Masayuki Ozaki will be a Guest of Honor during the July 29-31 convention in Baltimore.
As an executive producer, Ozaki has been in charge of overseeing several anime such as the Mobile Suit Z Gundam series, Dinosaur King, Inuyasha: The Final Act, and Gintama: The Movie. His latest work, ongoing superhero anime Tiger & Bunny, is now being simulcasted by Viz Media.
Ozaki joins the previously announced guests of honor: fantasy author Peter S. Beagle, ASCII Weekly's Toshihiro Fukuoka, Final Fantasy composer Nobuo Uematsu, Madoka Magica producer Atsuhiro Iwakami, Madhouse founder Masao Maruyama, director Noboru Ishiguro, director Bob Shirohata, Japanese voice actor Akira Sasanuma, singer Kylee Saunders, director Kazuya Murata, author Takamasa Sakurai, director Makoto Shinkai and J-pop duo Chemistry.