Chiaki Kon

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Chiaki Kon
Born Chiba Prefecture, Japan
Occupation Director
Years active 1998-present

Chiaki Kon (今 千秋, Kon Chiaki, born September 29) is a Japanese anime director. She is known for directing the anime adaptations of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni, Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai, Umineko no Naku Koro ni, Junjō Romantica, and both Sekai-ichi Hatsukoi series. She has also directed episodes of various notable series, including Nodame Cantabile, Bleach, Twelve Kingdoms and Hetalia: Axis Powers. She also worked the storyboard and dramatization for the anime Midori Days and did the opening animation for Shōnen Onmyōji. She is also the director of Golden Time, the third season of Sailor Moon Crystal, and Back Street Girls.



Year Show Season Episodes Role
2004 Midori Days 1 1-13 Storyboard, Dramatization
2004 Bleach 1 15, 33 Storyboard, Episode Director
2006 Higurashi no Naku Koro ni 1 26 Series Director, Storyboard (eps. 1, 3, 15, 25-26), Episode Director (1, 11, 26)
2007 Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai 2 24 Series Director, Unit Director, Storyboard (eps. 2, 11, 24), Episode Director (eps. 2, 19, 24)
2008 Junjō Romantica 1 1-12 Director
2009 Hanasakeru Seishōnen 1 1-23 Director
2010 Otome Yōkai Zakuro 1 1-13 Director, Storyboard (OP; eps. 1, 6), Episode Director (OP,ED; ep. 1)
2012 Junjō Romantica OVA Director
2013 Hetalia The Beautiful World 1 1-4, 11-13 Episode Director (1-4), Storyboard (1-4, 11-13)
2013 Golden Time 1 1-24 Director
2016 Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal Season 3 1 1-13 Director
2018 Back Street Girls 1 TBA Director


Year Film Role
TBA Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal Dead Moon Arc Part 1 Director[1]
TBA Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal Dead Moon Arc Part 2 Director


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