Junji Ito Voices Character in Upcoming Uzumaki Anime
The Twitter account for the anime of Junji Ito‘s Uzumaki horror manga started streaming a behind-the-scenes video on Saturday revealing that Junji Ito is voicing a personality within the anime. The video reveals a caption stating “Disclaimer: We will not say which character he is voicing but.”
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The anime’s Japanese solid consists of:
- Uki Satake as Kirie Goshima
- Shinichiro Miki as Shuichi Saito
- Toshio Furukawa as Kirie’s Father
- Takashi Matsuyama as Shuichi’s Father
- Mika Doi as Yukie Saito
- Mariya Ise as Azami Kurotami
- Katsutoshi Matsuzaki as Katayama
- Wataru Hatano as Okada
- Tatsumaru Tachibana as Tsumura
- Kouichi Toochika as Yokota
- Ami Fukushima as Shiho
- Gen Sato as Boy 1
- Shunsuke Takeuchi as Boy 2
- Anna Nagase as Lady
- Kōsuke Okamoto as Attendee 1
The four-episode mini-series will premiere on Toonami. The anime was initially slated to debut on Toonami in 2020 earlier than it premiered in Japan, however the anime was delayed to 2021. It was once more delayed to October 2022. It stays unclear if the anime will nonetheless debut on Toonami earlier than Japan in mild of each the brand new delay and the sooner delay. Hiroshi Nagahama (Mushi-Shi) is directing the mini-series at Studio Drive. Manufacturing I.G. USA and Grownup Swim are co-producing the anime. Colin Stetson (Hereditary) is composing the music.
The 1998-1999 manga follows the inhabitants of a city the place unusual occurrences associated to a spiral form started occurring one after one other. Viz Media initially launched the manga in three collected volumes from 2007-2008, and later launched an omnibus version.
The manga impressed a live-action horror movie starring Eriko Hatsune and Fan Fhi in 2000.
Supply: Uzumaki anime’s Twitter account