The name of Blade Runner is one of the most important in modern pop culture, inside and outside the cyberpunk environment.
One of the science fiction works that promoted the aesthetics of a medium and sparked off numerous creative aspects, returns with the premiere of Blade Runner: Black Lotus. The new anime series that explores a new facet of this universe.
Adult Swim and Crunchyroll teamed up with the Alcon Television Group to create an anime series capable of giving this franchise a twist. For this they have recruited important authors from the history of anime, such as Shinji Aramaki, Kenji Kamiyama as directors and Shinichiro Watanabe as producer.
In the event [email protected] 2021, to be held on July 23, a special panel will be presented to show advances of this work, but today they have advanced a bit of the information, introducing its cast of voice actors, for both the Japanese and English editions.
- Elle: Jessica Henwick / Arisa Shida. A female replica created for a hidden purpose, possibly the protagonist.
- Joseph: Will Yun Lee / Shinshu Fuji. A mysterious figure who owns a junkyard in Los Angeles.
- Alani Davis: Samira Wiley / Takako Honda. A Los Angeles police recruit.
- Niander Wallace Sr: Brian Cox / Takaya Hashi. Founder and CEO of the Wallace Corporation.
- Niander Wallace Jr: Wes Bentley / Takehito Koyasu. A talented scientist who works for his father at the Wallace Corporation.
- Marlowe: Josh Duhamel / Taiten Kusunoki. Un Blade Runner letal.
- Josephine Grant: Peyton List / Yoshiko Sakakibara. Wife of Police Chief Earl Grant.
- Earl Grant: Stephen Root / Hochu Otsuka. Los Angeles Police Chief.
- Doc Badger: Barkhad Abdi / Takayuki Kinba. Un comerciante del Mercado Negro.
- Senator Bannister: Gregg Henry / Masane Tsukayama. A politician with strong positions regarding the aftershocks.
- Doctor M: Henry Czerny / Akio Nojima. A talented doctor and professor of medicine.
- Hooper: Jason Spisak / Kazuki Yao. A journalist controlled by the Wallace Corporation.
It only remains to wait until July 23 to see what else will come for Blade Runner: Black Lotus.