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Kanako Nishi – Wiki, Bio, Age, Husband, Net Worth

Kanako Nishi Wiki,Biography, Net Worth
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Kanako Nishi is a 51-years-old Japanese Athlete from the Japan. her estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read her life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details

Kanako Nishi Biography – Wiki

According to the wiki and biography of Kanako Nishi was born on 13 December 1970 in Japan. let’s check out the Kanako’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.

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In 2020, Kanako’s previously published stories “Sam no Koto” (lit. “Sam”) and “Saru ni Au” (lit. “Meet the Monkey”) were adapted into a two-part television series for subscription channel dTV, with the main characters played by fourth generation members of idol group Nogizaka46. A new volume containing the adapted stories was scheduled for publication by Shogakukan in March 2020, prior to the show’s premiere. That same year, director Hitoshi Yazaki adapted Nishi’s novel Sakura, which had sold more than 500,000 copies since its publication in 2005, into a film starring Nana Komatsu, Takumi Kitamura, and Ryo Yoshizawa.


Nishi won the 152nd Naoki Prize in 2015 for her novel Saraba! (「サラバ!」 , lit. “Farewell!”) , which drew heavily on her childhood experiences in its portrayal of a male protagonist born in Iran who overcomes hardships while moving between Egypt and Japan. Saraba! drew particular praise from the committee members for its unorthodox style and language. Later that year Vogue Japan named Nishi one of its 2015 Women of the Year. In 2016 her novel Makuko (「まく子」 ) , about an elementary school boy whose friendship with a new transfer student leads to his discovery of a big secret, was published by Fukuinkan Shoten. The novel was adapted into a 2019 film for Nikkatsu by screenwriter and director Keiko Tsuruoka, with Hikaru Yamazaki and Ninon in the lead roles.


In 2006, Nishi’s novel Tsūtenkaku (「通天閣」 , lit. “Tower to heaven”) won the Oda Sakunosuke Prize, which is named for the Buraiha writer Sakunosuke Oda. That same year Kanako’s novel Kiiroi zou (「きいろいゾウ」 , lit. “Yellow Elephant”) , a story about a long-married couple who receive a mysterious letter that leads them to revisit the history of their relationship, was published by Shogakukan. It was later adapted into the 2013 film Kiiroi Zou, starring Aoi Miyazaki and Osamu Mukai. In 2011 her novel Entaku (「円卓」 , lit. “Round table”) , about the daily life of an elementary school girl who prefers to be alone, was published by Bungeishunjū. It was later adapted into a 2014 Isao Yukisada film starring Mana Ashida and Ryuhei Maruyama. Nishi’s 2012 novel Fukuwarai (lit. “Funny Face”), about the relationships between an eccentric editor and the people around her, won the inaugural Kawai Hayao story prize, drawing praise from prize judge and novelist Nahoko Uehashi.


Kanako Nishi (西 加奈子 , Nishi Kanako, born May 7, 1977) is a Japanese writer and artist. She has won the Oda Sakunosuke Prize, the Kawai Hayao Literary Prize, and the Naoki Prize, and several of her books have been adapted for film.

Kanako Nishi was born in Tehran, Iran on May 7, 1977. Her family moved back to Japan at age 2, but her father’s job took them away from Japan again to Cairo, Egypt when she was 7 years old. The Nishi family stayed in Cairo for four years, then returned to Izumi, Osaka. She later drew on this experience in creating the main character in her bestselling novel Saraba! Nishi attended junior high and high school in Izumi municipal schools. After high school, she attended Kansai University in Osaka.

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Real NameKanako Nishi

Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

Age (2021)51 Years
Birthplace Shizuoka
Date Of Birth13 December 1970
Hometown Shizuoka
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Kanako Nishi Net Worth

The Kanako Nishi Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.)$80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.)$4 million- $6 million USD

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