Mari Yamazaki

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Mari Yamazaki
ヤマザキ マリ
Born (1967-04-20) April 20, 1967 (age 48)
Tokyo, Japan
Nationality Japanese
Area(s) Manga artist
Notable works
Thermae Romae

Mari Yamazaki (ヤマザキ マリ Yamazaki Mari?, born 20 April 1967) is a Japanese manga artist known for her seinen comedy manga Thermae Romae. She was born in Tokyo, but now lives in Chicago.[1] She was awarded the 3rd Manga Taishō[2] and the Short Story Award in the 2010 Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prizes.[3] An anime adaptation of the manga has been produced and aired[4] and a live-action film adaptation is in the works.[5]

The live action film was released in April, 2012, and a trailer can be seen at: Thermae Romae II is set for release in 2014.


Notable Works


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