Nobuo Mizuta is a Japanese television drama director and film director from Hiroshima City.
He graduated from Hiroshima City Municipal Funerary High School. Harada Shinji was his high school classmate. After joining Nippon Television in 1981 after graduating from Nihon University College of Arts he was involved in the production of TV dramas. After assisting the director of “Ikei Naka 80 kilo”, he produced many works such as “Koi no vacation”, “I love hot soup”, “psycho doctor”, and he also served concurrently as a producer. In addition, he was involved in the production of various variety programs for a while.
In 2006 he served as the first film director for “Hanada Youth History Ghost and Secret Tunnel.”
In 2010, he won the 65th The Television Drama Academy Awards Director Award for “Mother.”
As of June 1, 2014, he is a specialty director of Nippon Television Network Production Bureau. Previously, he was Chief Director (Director / Film Director) and Producer of Movie Business Division of Content Business Bureau, Deputy Director of Production Bureau Expert Bureau, Senior / Chief Creator.
In 2014, he was awarded the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology Award Broadcasting Division for the direction of “Woman.”
As of June 1, 2016, he is the Nippon Television Network Executive Officer · Director of Production Bureau.