Given name: 秋生Family name: 吉田
Birthday: Aug 12, 1956Website:
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Hometown: Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan
Akimi Yoshida is best known for the series Banana Fish.
She twice won the Shogakukan Manga Awards for shōjo, for Kisshō Tennyo in 1984 and for Yasha in 2002.
In 2007, she received an Excellence Award for manga at the Japan Media Arts Festival for Umimachi Diary.
It's pretty much a fact that films based on manga are rarely good, but which ones actually make for surprisingly good live-action adaptations and do justice to manga they are based on?