Japan Creator Bank


Mika Abe

Mika Abe

Date of Birth
June 30, 1971
Mika Abe is from Obanazawa-shi, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Being born in a house with farmers might have affected her to set “Living is Eating” as one of her life-long themes. Mika Abe has been working in variety of field including, period drama, anime, dramas, audio dramas and original manga. Recent years, Mika Abe has been writing novels that were created into movies.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
TV Drama (Period Drama ) 2007 Kagerō no Tsuji
TVAnime 2009 Aoi Bungaku Series Kokoro(Original Work by Souseki Natsume)
Play 2012 ”Night on Bypass”, ”Horn”(Original Work by Osamu Tezuka)
Radio Drama 2012 ”Yakeppachi's MARIA”(Original Work by Osamu Tezuka)
Novel 2012 Yuki Manma
TVAnime 2013 Danchi Tomoo
Movie 2015 Miss. Doc
Novel 2016 Happy Yellow Bus - Story of Tokyo Bus Girls
TV Anime(Period Drama ) 2017 Onihei
TVAnime 2018 Forest of Piano

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
2002 Nippon Television Senario Toryumon Outstanding Performance Award Bone That Does Not Sink
2004 Creative Television Drama Prize Outstanding Performance Award Unbendable River
2009 International Drama Festival Tokyo Drama Award Local Drama Prize Okome no Namida
2014 NHK Tohoku District Broadcasting Custom Prize Individual Award
2016 Yamagata International Movie Festival Best Performance Award Selected by Viewers Kitchen