Prior to embarking on his directing career, Kon worked with such respected animé directors as Katsuhiro Ôtomo and Mamoru Oshii and on such films as Kidô Keisatsu Patoreb 2, JoJo's Mysterious Adventures, Memories, Melos and Akira.
Kon was still attending Musashi Arts of College (Musashi Bijutsu Daigaku) when he made his debut as a cartoonist in a popular magazine called Young Magajin. In 1990, he published a Manga book called Kaikishen. Following that he also published a book called World Apartment Horror that was later made into a film by award-winning young director Sabu.
Satoshi Kon Facts
|Birthday||October 12, 1963 (55)|