| Kazunori Ito|
| December 24, 1954 (age 61) (1954-12-24) Yamagata Prefecture, Japan|
Anime screenwriter and artist
Ghost in the Shell
Ghost in the Shell, Patlabor: The Movie, Gamera: Guardian of the Uni, Patlabor 2: The Movie, Gamera 3: The Revenge
Akemi Takada, Mamoru Oshii, Masami Yuki, Shusuke Kaneko, Kenji Kawai
Kazunori Itō Wikipedia
Kazunori Itō (伊藤 和典, Itō Kazunori, born December 24, 1954) is a Japanese anime screenwriter and artist who is well known for his work in the .hack franchise and his writing for the Ghost in the Shell movie. Itō supervised the writing for the novel, .hack//Another Birth which was written by his student, Miu Kawasaki. He is a member of the artist group known as Headgear. Helen McCarthy in 500 Essential Anime Movies calls him "one of the best screenwriters in anime".