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Taeko Higashi

Taeko Higashi

Writer
Date of Birth
April 16, 1954
English level
Conversational level
Career
Taeko Higashi was born in Kita Kyushu Shi, Fukuoka Prefecture. Taeko Higashi was graduated from Doshisha University with a major of Literature. In 1982, Taeko Higashi was nominated for NHK Osaka Radio Drama Prize by Radio Drama “Telephone Kiss”, then started working as a writer. The categories that Taeko Higashi writes are TV dramas, movies, radio dramas and novels targeted towards youths.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
TV Drama 1993 Series of TV Novel in Mornings -Eenyobo
TV Drama 1996 Duty and Acting
TV Drama 2000 Satellite Drama Theater - Africa POLEPOLE
TV Drama 2003 Theater of Love - Ginza Man Man Naka!
TV Drama 2005 AIBOU: Tokyo Detective Duo Season 3 -Wine with Murderous Intention from a Ghost
Radio Drama 2018 Heading to The Tanka Koushien
Movie 2001 Koinu Dan no Monogatari
Novel 2005- Naniwa no Hekomashi Tai Series
Novel 2011 Taro and Jiro
Novel 2017 The Story of Helen Keller

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
1990 National Cultural Festival Award, Hoso Bunka Foundation Award, Prix Italy Special Edition Night Chorus(Radio Drama)
2006 National Cultural Festival Award Radio(Radio Drama)
2006 ABU Award Haru-san's Diary(Radio Drama)