Masaru Kitao is a Japanese animator known for his work with Madhouse.
Primarily a key animator and animation director for anime television series, Kitao has also on occasion done character designs. Recently, he has won much praise for his adapted character designs for the popular Death Note TV series. Consequently, Death Note has become his best known work.
Anime Convention Guest Appearances
- Anime Expo 2007 - June 29 - July 2, 2007 in Long Beach, CA