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Masaya Kakehi

Masaya Kakehi

Date of Birth
November 2, 1977
In 2003, Kakehi's movie ”Canned Beauties” won numerous film festival awards including the Grand Prix at the Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival. The movie was released in 2004 in theaters in Japan. In 2005, he shot a self-remake of this movie for the television show ”Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari”. He made his debut as a director of feature-length movies in 2008 with ”Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death”.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
TV (Live-Action) 2014 Time Taxi
TV (Live-Action) 2014 Shinigami-kun
Stream (Live-Action) 2018 The Fake Show (YouTube Originals)
Movie (Live-Action) 2008 Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death
Movie (Live-Action) 2019 Tora-san
TV (Live-Action) 2019 Kamen Rider Zero-One
TV (Live-Action) 2020 O-EDO STEAM PUNK
TV (Live-Action) 2020 Babel Kyuusaku
TV (Live-Action) 2021 ザ・ハイスクール ヒーローズ
TV (Live-Action) 2022 武士がマックで店員になった件

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
- Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival2003 Off Theater section Grand Prix Canned Beauties
- Pia Film Festival 2003 PFF Award Canned Beauties
- SKIP CITY INTERNATIONAL D-Cinema FESTIVAL 2004 Incentive Award Canned Beauties
- ATP Award 2015 Incentive award Time Taxi
- ATP Award 2018 Incentive award Smartphone in the Brain