Maki Terashima-Furuta


Maki Terashima-Furuta is the President of Production I.G.USA.


Production I.G. USA Industry Panel
Join Production I.G. USA President/Producer, Maki Terashima-Furuta as she hosts her annual Production I.G USA panel, showcasing IG's current and upcoming titles, including the anime adaptation of Junji Ito's Uzumaki, B: The Beginning Season 2, two of the most recent Rick and Morty shorts, as well as video letters from her virtual guests Mitsuhisa Ishikawa (the founder of Production I.G), Junichi Fujisaku (Ghost in the Shell: SAC, Blood +), Rui Kuroki (Kill Bill, B: The Beginning), Haruyasu Makino (Ultraman, Ghost in the Shell SAC_2045), George Wada (producer of Attack on Titan, Great Pretender, etc.), Kaichi Sato (Samurai and Shogun RAM), Toshiko Hata (RAM ID and Pacalien), Jason DeMarco (co-founder of Toonami), and Hiroshi Nagahama (Uzumaki Anime, Mushishi) followed by informative Q and As about English voice over casting and auditions by the most trusted casting directors, Stephanie Sheh (NYAV Post) and Mami Okada (Bang Zoom! Entertainment), and ending with Q and A by Maki Terashima-Furuta.

When: Saturday - July 4 at 11:10 AM - 12:10 PM PDT (see timezone chart)
Where: Twitch - Channel 2

Maki Terashima-Furuta is the President of Production I.G.USA. She previously served as the Vice President of Production I.G. USA since she founded the company in 1997. Her credits include overseeing develop, production, and distribution for works such as Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill, Mamoru Oshii’s live-action Avalon film, Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence, Cartoon Network’s IGPX, Cyborg 009, and Dreamworks’ live-action Ghost in the Shell film. Terashima-Furuta has also worked as a producer or executive producer on such anime projects as FLCL, Love Hina, IGPX, Blood: The Last Vampire, B: The Beginning, Castlevania, and most recently, the anime adaptation of Junji Ito’s popular manga Uzumaki.


  • July 2, 2020

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