Japan Creator Bank

Creator

Yuichiro Hirakawa

Yuichiro Hirakawa

Director
Date of Birth
1972
Career
Born in Oita Prefecture. After graduating from Nihon Kogakuin College, Hirakawa worked as a production assistant for tv drama series. Titles like ”Rookies” and ”Jin” became a big success. His first movie to direct was ”Sono toki wa kare ni yoroshiku” in 2007.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Movie (Live-Action) 2020 Kiokuya
TV (Live-Action) 2019 Everyone's Demoted
Movie (Live-Action) 2018 Waiting For Spring
TV (Live-Action) 2018 Stepmom and Daughter Blues
Movie (Live-Action) 2016 Erased
Movie (Live-Action) 2014 Lingering Spirits
Movie (Live-Action) 2012 Until The Break Of Dawn
TV (Live-Action) 2009 Jin
Movie (Live-Action) 2009 Rookies: Graduation
TV (Live-Action) 2008 Rookies

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
- Tokyo Drama Awards 2015 Best Title Grand Prix Tenno no Ryoriban
- 2013 Asian Television Awards BEST DRAMA SERIES Winner Tonbi
- Tokyo Drama Awards 2011 Serial Drama section Best Title, Excellence Award Jin 2
- Cannes MIPCOM BUYERS' AWARD Jin
- 14th AMD Award’08 Digital Contents of the Year Rookies