Interest My Youth Romantic Comedy Is Wrong As I Expected's Additional Cast Revealed
posted on 2013-02-23 19:00 EST by Lynzee Lamb
Additional cast for the anime adaptation of Wataru Watari's Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru. (My youth romantic comedy is wrong as I expected.) light novel series were announced on Friday. The official website also updated with a new key visual.
The announced cast includes:
- Mai Nakahara as Haruno Yukinoshita
- Takashi Kondo as Hayato Hayama
- Marina Inoue as Yumiko Miura
- Nozomi Sasaki as Hina Ebina
- Ami Koshimizu as Saki Kawasaki
Watari's romantic comedy revolves around an antisocial high school student named Hachiman Hikigaya (Takuya Eguchi) with a distorted view on life and no friends or girlfriend. When he see his classmates talking excitedly about living their adolescent lives, he mutters, "They're a bunch of liars." When he is asked about his future dreams, he responds, "Not working." A teacher gets Hachiman to join the volunteer "service club," which happens to have the school's prettiest girl, Yukino Yukinoshita (Saori Hayami).
Ai Yoshimura (episode director on Gintama, Oreimo) is directing the series at studio Brains Base. Shôtarô Suga (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Lagrange - The Flower of Rin-ne) is overseeing the scripts and Yuu Shindou (animation director on Penguindrum, Sengoku Collection) is in charge of character designs. Nagi Yanagi will sing the series' opening theme, "Yukitoki."
The anime will premiere on April 4 on Tokyo's TBS station and then on April 13 on the BS-TBS channel.