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Ichiro Anabuki

Ichiro Anabuki

Date of Birth
June 2, 1967
English level
Ichiro Anabuki wrote and directed plays for small theaters with the theater company that he was president of. Recently, he has expanded to include commercial theater and video productions.
Anabuki's specialty is situation comedies that make people laugh. His hallmark feature is the "hyper suprise ending" that blows apart the established circumstances, based on "warm laughter" with a human touch.
Anabuki excels in the genres of mystery and suspense, as well as historical and period pieces.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
teleplay (live action) 2022 Jashin no Tenbin
teleplay (live action) 2020 Daddy Is My Classmate
teleplay (live action) 2019 Cho no Rikigaku
teleplay (live action) 2018 Keishicho Okabe Han 2: Tama Kohan Satsujin Jiken
teleplay (live action) 2017 Keishicho Okabe Han: Kurashiki Satsujin Jiken
teleplay (live action) 2017 Shinano's Columbo 5: "Shinano no Kuni" Murder Case
teleplay (live action) 2016 Ningyo Sashichi Torimonocho
teleplay (live action) 2014 Dr. DMAT
teleplay (live action) 2014 Gunshi Kanbei Script assistant
screenplay (live action) 2010 Help of God