Yasuo Ōtsuka

Animator, Film actor

1931 –

56 Views

Who is Yasuo Ōtsuka?

Yasuo Ōtsuka is a Japanese animator who worked with Toei Animation and Studio Ghibli.

Prior to becoming an animator, Ōtsuka worked in the Kantō-Kōshin'etsu district drug enforcement office at the Ministry of Health and Welfare. As a member of the support staff, he was responsible for the seizure of drugs and was required to operate and maintain a handgun. During his tenure as a Drug G-man, Ōtsuka would see the release of two types of firearms that later would show up in his animations: the Beretta M1951 and the Colt Government - both appearing in the Lupin III series.

Ōtsuka is proficient in both English and Chinese. Besides being an animator, he is a world-famous collector of Jeeps.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Jul 11, 1931
Shimane Prefecture
Also known as
  • Yasuo Otsuka
Nationality
  • Japan
Profession

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Yasuo Ōtsuka." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 30 Nov. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/yasuo_otsuka>.

Discuss this Yasuo Ōtsuka biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net