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Ultraman Nexus 10th Anniversary Interview Series: Hiroyasu Shibuya and Keiichi Hasegawa

Ultraman Nexus 10th Anniversary Interview Series: Hiroyasu Shibuya and Keiichi Hasegawa

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10 ago today, on October 2nd, 2004, the first episode of the TV series ULTRAMAN NEXUS (ウルトラマンネクサス, Urutoraman Nekusasu) was broadcast in Japan. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the series, SciFi JAPAN TV presents the first in a series of interviews with series producer Hiroyasu Shibuya, writer and series organizer Keiichi Hasegawa, and directors Kazuya Konaka and Yuichi Abe. In this week’s episode, “Origins”, the staff discuss the early stages of the show’s development. (more…)
Interview with Yoshimitsu Banno, Executive Producer of GODZILLA 2014

Interview with Yoshimitsu Banno, Executive Producer of GODZILLA 2014

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SciFi JAPAN TV has an exclusive 20 minute interview with Yoshimitsu Banno, the director of 1971's GODZILLA VS. THE SMOG MONSTER (aka GODZILLA VS. HEDORAH) and Executive Producer of this year's GODZILLA from Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures'. In the interview, Mr. Banno discusses working with legendary director Akira Kurosawa and special FX pioneer Eiji Tsuburaya, directing HEDORAH, his efforts to make the IMAX short film GODZILLA 3-D, his involvement in the new GODZILLA, and much more! (more…)
Interview with White Dino Thunder Ranger Jeff Parazzo

Interview with White Dino Thunder Ranger Jeff Parazzo

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Last weekend, I attended SuperFan ComicCon in Toronto where Kevin Duhaney and Jeff Parazzo were present at their first local convention in the city which they are from. I had the opportunity to sit with them for an interview and ask them about various things including their thoughts on the news of the upcoming Power Rangers film! In part one of three interview posts, I talk to Jeff Parazzo who played the White Dino Thunder Ranger. Find out what he said after the jump... (more…)
HJU Exclusive Interview: Kane Kosugi the Black Kakuranger

HJU Exclusive Interview: Kane Kosugi the Black Kakuranger

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  In the tokusatsu community, Kane is best known for his role as Jiraya in Ninja Sentai Kakuranger, but this is a man with a love for tokusatsu and action. From his roles in Ultraman: The Ultimate Hero to his stunt choreography and motion capture in the Playstation game Tenchu: Stealth Assassins, he is always eager to tackle a new challenge. Henshin Justice Unlimited and Mecha Gorilla correspondent Trae Johnson interview this pillar in the tokusatsu shinobi about his experience with tokusatsu, his career, and his influences.  (more…)
ZERO Black Blood Interview Featuring Director and Lead Actor

ZERO Black Blood Interview Featuring Director and Lead Actor

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Coming courtesy once again of ace translator and member of Team HJU, Levi Musashi, we have a fresh interview about Garo Spinoff, ZERO- Black Blood's first movie, "White Chapter," featuring lead actor Rei Fujita as well as director Ryu Kaneda. Considered one of the top creators in the tokusatsu world, Keita Amemiya is the head director of GARO, source of the spinoff, Extinct Wolf (ZERO) BLACK BLOOD. The first movie, White Chapter, came to theaters on March 8th. The next day, lead Rei Fujita (the Silver Knight, ZERO), and the director Ryu Kaneda gave the following interview, which has only been edited for formatting. (more…)