Takashi Shimizu is a Japanese film director, born July 27th, 1972.
He is best known for directing the Ju-on
series of movies, as well as the American remake
series, The Grudge
(except for the third one - he chose to be an Executive Producer on that one, instead).
Some of his other films include:
He also contributed to the horror-comedy TV series The Great Horror Family
, and directed a short story in the anthology movie Dark Tales Of Japan
.He has been recently announced as the director of the upcoming live-action adaptation of the first two Kiki's Delivery Service novels
. No, seriously.
Tropes associated with Takashi Shimizu and his films: