This year’s Anime Expo will be host to a number of high-profile guests, and manga fans have a big one to look forward to now. Viz Media announced plans to bring Ouran High School Host Club manga author Bisco Hatori to the convention, with the author set to attend a dedicated panel, autograph sessions, and other special events.
This marks Bisco Hatori’s first professional appearance in North America. Times, dates, and other event details will be announced as we get closer to this year’s AX. In the meantime, check out her full bio below.
Bisco Hatori made her manga debut with Isshun kan no Romance (A Moment of Romance) in LaLa DX magazine. Her breakout hit OURAN HIGH SCHOOL HOST CLUB became an international best seller and was adapted into a popular anime series. Hatori’s other works include the paranormal romance MILLENNIUM SNOW as well as her latest series, the comedic BEHIND THE SCENES!!, which are available in English from VIZ Media.
Anime Expo takes place July 4-7 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.