Chiaki Kon

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Chiaki Kon
Born
OccupationDirector
Years active1998-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 The World’s Greatest First Love 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 & fourth season of Sailor Moon Crystal, and Back Street Girls.

Filmography[edit]

Shows[edit]

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
2008 Nodame Cantabile: Paris 1 1-11 Director, Episode Director (ED; eps. 1-2, 10), Storyboard (OP,ED; eps. 1, 10)
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)
2010 Nodame Cantabile: Finale 1 1-11 Director, Episode Director (OP,ED; eps. 3, 8, 11), Storyboard (OP,ED; eps. 3, 11)
2011 The World’s Greatest First Love 1 1-12 Director, Storyboard & Unit Director (OP,ED)
2011 The World’s Greatest First Love 2 1 1-12 Director, Script (eps. 12)
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, Episode Director (eps. 6, 22, 24), Storyboard (OP 1&2; eps. 20, 22, 24)
2014 HappinessCharge PreCure! 1 24 Storyboard (eps. 24)
2016 Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal Season III 1 1-13 Director, Episode Director & Storyboard (OP,ED; eps. 1, 7, 13)
2017 Kirakira PreCure a la Mode 1 17, 34 Storyboard (eps. 17, 34)
2018 Back Street Girls 1 1-10 Director
2020 Mewkledreamy 1 Director

Films[edit]

Year Film Role Note
2014 The World’s Greatest First Love: The Case of Takafumi Yokozawa Director, Script
2014 The World’s Greatest First Love: Valentine arc Director
2014 HappinessCharge PreCure! the Movie: The Ballerina of the Land of Dolls Director
2018 Tokimeki Restaurant: Miracle 6 Director
2020 The World’s Greatest First Love: Proposal arc Supervisor
2020 Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal -Part 1- Director Sailor Moon Crystal Season 4: Part 1[1][2]
2020 Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal -Part 2- Director Sailor Moon Crystal Season 4: Part 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Dream story arc of Sailor Moon Crystal will be two theatrical films directed by Chiaki Kon | Sailor Moon News". sailormoonnews.com. Retrieved 2017-12-22.
  2. ^ "Sailor Moon Eternal 2-Part Anime Film Project Opens in 2020". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2019-07-27.

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