Kazuo Umezu

    Person » Kazuo Umezu is credited in 1316 issues.


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    Kazuo Umezu last edited by pikahyper on 10/15/19 01:09AM View full history

    Proper Name: 楳図 かずお (Umezu Kazuo)

    Birth Name: 楳図一雄

    An author/artist of Japanese horror and other manga, as well as a musician and actor. Kazuo Umezu started drawing professionally in the 1950s, is considered the most influential horror manga artist ever. In 1975 he won the 20th Shogakukan Manga Award for The Drifting Classroom. His work has been adapted into movies, anime and collectibles.


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