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Leiji MATSUMOTO (manga artist)

松本 零士
Family name (in kanji): 松本
Given name (in kanji): 零士
Birth name: Akira (晟) Matsumoto (松本)
Date of birth: 1938-01-25
Hometown: Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
(2003) Won the "Special/Lifetime Achievement" Award at the 8th Animation Kobe
Date of death: 2023-02-13
Leiji Matsumoto (Japanese)
Mr. Matsumoto is married to fellow mangaka Miyako Maki (牧 美也子 (まき みやこ)).
News: Show:
Substantive Images (Dec 1, 2005)
Otaku Exhibit in NYC (Apr 5, 2005)
Interstella 5555 on DVD (Nov 4, 2003)
Matsumoto Trailer Online (Jun 9, 2003)
Intersterlla 5555 Website (May 28, 2003)
Daft Punk at Cannes (May 12, 2003)
Planet Miyazaki (Nov 28, 2002)
New Matusumoto Anime (Jul 22, 2002)
Anime Scenario Contest (Apr 24, 2002)
Space Battleship Yamato (Mar 27, 2002)
Leiji Matsumoto Items (Feb 26, 2002)
Anime On Sci-Fi (Jul 1, 2001)
Viz June Press Release (Feb 24, 2001)
Viz PR for May '01 (Jan 21, 2001)
Releases from Viz (Nov 2, 2000)
News Briefs (Feb 28, 1999)
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Staff in:
(English version)
Captain Harlock and the Queen of a Thousand Years (U.S. TV) : Original creator

Staff in:
Adieu Galaxy Express 999 (movie) : Series Composition, Original creator, Planning
Arcadia of My Youth (movie) : Original Manga, Planning
Arcadia of My Youth: Endless Orbit SSX (TV) : Screenplay (ep 1), Original creator
Arei no Kagami (movie) : Script, Original Manga, Design
Be Forever Yamato (movie) : Director, Script, Original creator
Captain Harlock (manga) : Story & Art
Captain Harlock: Dimensional Voyage (manga) : Story
Captain Harlock: Mystery of the Arcadia (movie) : Original creator
(The) Cockpit (OAV) : Original Manga
Cosmo Warrior Zero Gaiden (TV) : Original creator
Cosmowarrior Zero (TV) : Original creator, Chief Setting, Planning, Series Supervision
Dai Yamato Zero-go (OAV) : Original creator, Chief Designer
DNA Sights 999.9 (movie) : Original creator, Chief Setting
Farewell to Space Battleship Yamato (movie) : Director, Original creator, Mechanical design, Producer, Conceptual Artist
Final Yamato (movie) : Original creator
Galaxy Express 999 (manga) : Story & Art
Galaxy Express 999 (manga 2/1996) : Story & Art
Galaxy Express 999 (movie) : Original creator, Planning
Galaxy Express 999 (TV) : Original creator
Galaxy Express 999 for Planetarium (special) : Original creator
Galaxy Express 999: Can You Live Like a Warrior? (special) : Original creator
Galaxy Express 999: Can You Love Like a Mother? (special) : Original creator
Galaxy Express 999: Emeraldas: The Eternal Warrior (special) : Original creator
Galaxy Express 999: Eternal Fantasy (movie) : Original creator
Galaxy Express 999: Glass no Clair (movie) : Original creator
(The) Galaxy Railways (TV) : Original creator
(The) Galaxy Railways: A Letter from the Abandoned Planet (OAV) : Original creator
Ghost Warrior (manga) : Story & Art
Ginga Tetsudō 999 ~Niji no Michishirube~ (movie) : Original creator, Chief Setting
Ginga Tetsudo Monogatari: Eien e no Bunkiten (TV) : Original creator, Production Design
Gun Frontier (TV) : Original Manga, Chief Setting, Supervision
Harlock Saga (OAV) : Original creator, Executive Director
Harlock: Space Pirate (movie) : Original creator
INTERSTELLA 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem (movie) : Original Design, Supervision
Knight of the Iron Dragon (OAV) : Original creator
Maetel Legend (OAV) : Original creator, Chief Setting
Maeterlinck's Blue Bird (TV) : Character Design
Marine Snow no Densetsu (special) : Original creator
Ozma (TV) : Original creator, Design
Planet Robot Danguard Ace (TV) : Original creator
Queen Emeraldas (manga) : Story & Art
Queen Emeraldas (OAV) : Original creator
Queen Millennia (manga) : Story & Art
Queen Millennia (TV) : Original creator
Queen Millennia Movie : Original Manga, Planning, Story Editor
(The) Ring of the Nibelung (manga by Matsumoto) : Story & Art
Saint Elmo - Hikari no Raihousha (special) : Original creator
Science Fiction Saiyuki Starzinger (movie) : Original creator
Science Fiction Saiyuki Starzinger (TV) : Original creator
Shogun Warriors (U.S. manga) : Original creator (Danguard Ace)
Slipstream (OAV) : Original creator
Sonic Boom Squadron (OAV) : Original creator
Space Battleship Great Yamato (manga) : Story & Art
Space Battleship Yamato (manga, L. Matsumoto) : Story & Art
Space Battleship Yamato (movie) : Original creator
Space Battleship Yamato (live-action movie) : Original creator
Space Battleship Yamato (movie) : Art design
Space Battleship Yamato 2199 (movie) : Original creator
Space Battleship Yamato: The New Voyage (movie) : Script, Original creator, Character Design, Supervision
Space Pirate Captain Harlock (TV) : Original Manga
Space Pirate Captain Herlock The Endless Odyssey (OAV) : Original creator
Space Symphony Maetel ~Ginga Tetsudō 999 Gaiden~ (TV) : Original creator
Star Blazers (TV) : Director, Storyboard (7 episodes
eps 1-2, 5, 7, 17, 22, 26
, Original creator
Star Blazers 2199 (TV) : Original creator
Star Blazers 2202 (movies) : Original creator
Star Blazers Perfect Album (U.S. manga) : Original creator
Star Blazers: The Bolar Wars (TV) : Series Director, Original creator, General Concept
Star Blazers: The Comet Empire (TV) : Series Director, Original creator
Submarine Super 99 (TV) : Original creator, Supervision
Torajima no Mî me (OAV) : Original creator
Uchū Senkan Yamato (manga by Akira Hio) : Character Design
"Uchū Senkan Yamato" to Iu Jidai: Seireki 2202-nen no Sentaku (movie) : Original creator
Wakusei Robo Dangard Ace: Uchū Daikaisen (movie) : Original creator
Wakusei Robo Danguard Ace tai Konchu Robo Gundan (movie) : Original creator

Cast in:
Saint Elmo - Hikari no Raihousha (special); Leiji Matsumoto
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