Jiro Kanai

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Jiro Kanai

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Gender: Male
Date of birth: Unknown
Place of birth: Japan
Location: Japan

Jiro Kanai (金井 次朗 Kanai Jiro?), also known as Bell Sherwood (神木 鈴 / ベルシャーウッド Shiboku Rin / Beru Shāuddo?) is a japanese organizer, storyboard artist and animation director.

Works in Detective Conan

Number of manga cases adapted : 3 (8 episodes) Number of case storyboards done : 4 (9 episodes)

Also participated in animating:

Works in Zero's Tea Time

Number of storyboards done : 2 (2 episodes)

Detective Conan movies

Other notable works


  • Berserk (3 movies) : Storyboard, animation director, key animation and unit director
  • Fullmetal Alchemist (1 movie) : Key animation
  • Lupin III (1 movie + 4 specials) : Key Animation
  • Many others including Saint Tail, Street Fighter and X.


  1. IMDB
  2. Anime News Network