Manga artist who wrote the 6-chapter story Square Enix, which is about a school for humans and vampires. She received additional fame for the 2006 manga Black Butler, which was later turned into a movie and TV series.
She was born in Warabi, Saitma Prefecture, Japan.
Monthly GFantasy magazine published her best-known work, Black Butler.
She was raised in Warabi, Saitma Prefecture, Japan, but has also lived in Yokohama.
Yu Shirota starred in the 2014 film Black Butler, which is based off her manga series.