The TV anime “Urusei Yatsura” will be broadcast on Thursday, October 13, 2022. When the anime was announced and the cast was announced, there were many reactions on social media, such as “the voice actors are too gorgeous” and “there is only a leading cast.”
In this article, we will again introduce the main cast, including Hiroshi Kamiya, who plays the main character Ataru Morohoshi, and Sumire Uesaka, who plays Ram, who are worthy of being called “the cast is too gorgeous.”
“Urusei Yatsura” has a super-luxury production team!
“Urusei Yatsura,” which will be broadcast for two consecutive seasons on Fuji TV’s “Noitamina” and other stations, is based on the brilliant debut work by Rumiko Takahashi, a manga artist who is still active on the front lines. It is a romantic comedy that begins with the encounter between Ataru Moroboshi, the “most evil” high school student on Earth, and Ram, a beautiful girl who flew down from outer space.
The director is Hideya Takahashi, and Yasuhiro Kimura, who worked on “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Golden Wind,” the series composition is Yuko Kakihara of “Cells at Work!”, and the character designs are “Mr. Don’t put it out! ‘s Naoyuki Asano, the animation production of the ‘JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure series, and David Production of ‘Fire Force.’
The role of Ataru Moroboshi, Hiroshi Kamiya
Hiroshi Kamiya will play the main character, Ataru Morohoshi. From excellent youth roles such as Levi in Attack on Titan and Trafalgar Law in One Piece to twisted rogue functions such as Izaya Orihara in Durarara!! And Rampo Edogawa in Bungo Stray Dogs. In addition, he is a voice actor famous for playing a wide range of roles, such as Takashi Natsume in Natsume’s Book of Friends.
In addition to his acting ability, he won the hearts of fans with his lively talk at events and on the radio. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame by winning the “Most Voted Award” at the “Voice Actor Awards” in a row.
In October 2022, in addition to “Urusei Yatsura,” Kool is scheduled to appear in “Blue Rock” as Jinpachi Eshin.
The role of Ram, Sumire Uesaka
Sumire Uesaka plays the role of Ram, the cutest (sometimes ferocious) ogre girl, and is characterized by adding “Daccha” at the end of her sentences. She is known for roles such as Sanae Dekomori in Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai!, Cure Cosmo in Star Twinkle Pretty Cure, and Hayase Nagatoro in Dodonai, Nagatoro-san.
He also made his debut as an artist from Starchild with the opening theme of the anime “Namiuchi no Muromi-san,” “Nanatsu no Umi Yori Kimi no Umi.” ) has also been released.
She is well versed in Russia, which led her to appear on TV Asahi’s “Tamori Club.” She is also fluent in Russian and performed beautifully in front of Tamori. Her greetings to her fans also use the Russian Здравствуйте (Zdrastoviche…meaning/Hello).
The role of Shuutarou Mendou, Mamoru Miyano
Mamoru Miyano will play the role of Shuutarou Mendou, the heir to the Mendou Zaibatsu. He has played the role of Light Yagami in “DEATH NOTE,” Setsuna F Seiei in “Mobile Suit Gundam 00”, Tokiya Ichinose in “Uta no☆Prince-same♪, “and Ultraman Zero in “Ultraman Zero.” increase.
He is currently active as a voice actor, but he started as a child actor. He is still a member of the theater company Himawari. In junior high and high school, he played the role of a student in “3rd Year Class B Kinpachi Sensei” and the teammate of Ryu Kitahara, played by Hideaki Takizawa in “News Woman.” I was.
She is still active as an actor, appearing in stage performances such as musicals and appearing in TV dramas such as the TBS series “Naoki Hanzawa,” “DCU,” and “Ishiko and Hano -Sonna Koto De Appeal?-“. In addition, it has been decided that he will appear regularly as Kenji Soeki in the new drama “Kimi no Hana ni Naru” in October.
Also, when talking about Mr. Miyano, his activities as an artist are indispensable. He made his debut as an artist from King Records in 2008, and in 2015, he released his 12th single, “Shine,” which won 1st place in the Oricon single daily ranking. She is the second voice actress to win first place after Nana Mizuki. In addition, it will be the first time in history for a male voice actor. At the 69th NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen in 2018, he first appeared as a male voice actor and member of the planning frame “Ogen-san to Issho.”
The role of Shinobu Miyake, Maaya Uchida
Maaya Uchida plays Ataru’s classmate and childhood friend Shinobu Miyake. The role of Rikka Takanashi in “I want to fall in love with Chuunibyou!”, Norman in “The Promised Neverland,” and Katarina Claes in “I have reincarnated as a villainous daughter who has only ruin flags for maiden games…”, etc. She is a voice actress with a reputation for her acting ability, ranging from girl roles to boy roles.
Ms. Uchida has also appeared in dramas and debuted as an artist, but she has many other appearances. She has appeared in Mitsubishi Jisho Residence’s Web CM, and since 2018, she has been expanding her activities by serving as MC for TBS TV “Movie Kyun” (formerly Movie Favorite).
The role of Confusion Boy, Wataru Takagi
Mr. Wataru Takashiro plays the role of a mysterious traveling monk who writes “Kuranbo” and reads “Cherry.” A veteran who has been active as a voice actor since 1987, there is probably no one who does not know the roles of Genta Kojima and Wataru Takagi in Detective Conan.
He made his first appearance in the 2016 Taiga drama “Sanada Maru” as Shigemasa Oyamada, but since then, he has appeared in more TV dramas. “Half blue. In addition to appearing in NHK’s “serial drama novels” such as “Natsuzora” in 2021, he will appear again in the Taiga drama with “Seiten wo Tsuke.”
The role of Sakura, Miyuki Sawashiro
Miyuki Sawashiro plays the role of Sakura, a beautiful woman with an outstanding style. She is best known for her roles as Fujiko Mine in Lupine III, Kurapika in Hunter x Hunter 2, and Kitaro in GeGeGe no Kitaro.
In addition to voice acting in the national anime mentioned above, Mr. Sawashiro is also active as an actress, appearing in the NHK serial TV novel “Natsuzora” and TV Asahi’s “Kasouken no Onna Season 21”. Furthermore, she has also narrated “Sakurai Ariyoshi THE YAKAI” and “Hodo Station,” It is no exaggeration to say that there is not a day when she does not hear her voice.
In December last year, she appeared in the TV anime “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba” red-light district as Daki. So it is still fresh in her memory that it became a big topic as “perfect!”
The role of Ran, Kana Hanazawa
Ram’s childhood friend Ran is played by Kana Hanazawa, who is known for her role as Mitsuri Kanroji in “Kimetsu no Yaiba,” Koharu in “Pokemon,” and Akane Tsunemori in “PSYCHO-PASS.” Mr. is.
Ran usually pretends to be a beautiful girl, but she is a character that reveals her true nature when she is alone with Ram. She played the role of Rika Inorimoto in “Theatrical version Jujutsu Kaisen 0”, which was released on December 24, 2021, and exceeded 10 billion in box office revenue. Mr. Hanazawa played separately. Expectations are rising for the dual nature of Ran, played by Mr. Hanazawa!
In the role of Rei, Katsuyuki Konishi
The role of Rei, a super-beautiful ogre young man who comes to Earth in pursuit of Ram, is known for functions such as Tengen Uzui in “Kimetsu no Yaiba,” Lloyd Irving in “Tales of Symphonia,” and Amidamaru in “Shaman King”—played by Katsuyuki Konishi.
Mr. Konishi has a face as a YouTuber in addition to the acting business at “Theatrical Company Hero Hero Q Company.” He is also appearing on Masaya Onozaka’s channel “Masaya Onozaka ☆ New Young TV,” which is also a voice actor, and the content is almost “Onozaka’s hobby fully open.” The main thing is gameplay and model gun/radio control messing around.
The role of Oyuki, Saori Hayami
Lum’s childhood friend Yuki, who plays the snow maiden, said, “We still don’t know the name of the flower we saw that day. Saori Hayami is known for her roles as Chiriko Tsurumi in “The Irregular at Magic High School,” Miyuki Shiba in “The Irregular at Magic High School,” and Shinobu Kocho in “Kimetsu no Yaiba.” Her transparent voice is characteristic, and she plays various roles, such as healing characters that use that voice, as well as characters that are slightly poisonous and goofy and fantastic.
Mr. Hayami watched Audrey Hepburn’s movies when he was a child, was impressed by her dubbing skills, and became interested in her voice work. In May of this year, she dubbed Princess Anne, played by Audrey, when the movie “Roman Holiday” starring Audrey, which inspired her to become a voice actress, was broadcast on Nippon Television.
The role of Benten, Shizuka Ishigami
Ram’s childhood friend Benten, one of the Seven Lucky Gods, is played by Nike in “Magic Circle Guru Guru,” Ikumi Mito in “Shokugeki no Soma,” and “Is it wrong to ask for a meeting in a dungeon?” She is Shizuka Ishigami, known for her role as Sil Flova.
She wanted to be an artist in high school and drew manga for commercial magazines. However, from January 2022, she will be transferred to the Osawa office, where Kana Hanazawa belongs.
Nana Mizuki as Princess Kurama
Nana Mizuki plays the role of Tsubasa Kazanari in the “Senki Zesshou Symphogear” series, and Hinata Uzumaki in “BORUTO-Bolt-NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS,” plays the role of Princess Kurama, the queen of the crow tengu. Is.
Mizuki is also active as a singer in parallel with her voice acting, and in 2009 she participated in the 60th NHK Kouhaku Uta Gassen. This is the first time a voice actor has appeared on the program as a singer, and she also won first place in the Oricon Daily Single Ranking for the first time in her name as a voice actor. It is no exaggeration to say that she is one of the people who laid the foundation for voice acting artists!
From the above, even those unfamiliar with voice actors can understand why she is “only the leading role cast.”
After 36 years, “Urusei Yatsura” is revived in the Reiwa era. So naturally, we can’t help but pay attention to the new Urusei Yatsura with a new cast!
TV anime “Urusei Yatsura”
Broadcast every Thursday from 24:55 on Fuji TV “Noitamina” and others from October 13, 2022
Broadcast time is subject to change without notice.
Rumiko Takahashi “Urusei Yatsura” (published by Shogakukan Shonen Sunday Comics)
Director: Hideya Takahashi Yasuhiro Kimura
Series Director: Takahiro Kamei
Series composition: Yuko Kakihara
Character design: Naoyuki Asano
Sub-character design: Kazuhiro Takamura Mikio
Mechanical design: JNTHED Yuta Sono
Prop design: Ryo Hirata
Art setting: Kaoru Aoki
Art Director: Masanobu Nomura
Color design: Ayaka Nakamura
CG Director: Kanji Oshima
Director of Photography: Yuichiro Nagata
Editing: Kiyoshi Hirose
Music: Masaru Yokoyama
Sound Director: Miwa Iwanami
Animation production: David’s production
Hit Morohoshi: Hiroshi Kamiya
Ram: Sumire Uesaka
Shinobu Miyake: Maaya Uchida
Mendou Shuutarou: Mamoru Miyano
Confusion Boy: Wataru Takagi
Sakura: Miyuki Sawashiro
Run: Kana Hanazawa
Ray: Katsuyuki Konishi
Oyuki: Saori Hayami
Benten: Shizuka Ishigami
Princess Kurama: Nana Mizuki