Interest 2011 Prince of Tennis Film Event to Be Streamed Live
posted on 2011-09-01 21:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The Ustream website will stream the opening-day event for The Prince of Tennis: Eikoku-shiki Teikyū-jō Kessen! film live on Saturday, September 3 at 10:55 a.m. in Japan (Friday at 9:55 p.m. EDT). Ustream will also repeat the stream on the same day at 6:00 p.m (Saturday at 5:00 a.m. EDT) and 11:00 p.m. (10:00 a.m. EDT). The live event will take place at the Shinjuku Picadilly movie theater in Tokyo. The movie's official website will provide the Ustream link before the event.
The event will stream the onstage greetings by the cast. Guests at the event include voice actresses Junko Minagawa (Ryōma Echizen) and Yuki Kaida (Shūsuke Fuji), and voice actors Ryotaro Okiayu (Kunimitsu Tezuka), Takayuki Kondou (Shūichirō Ōishi), Kenjiro Tsuda (Sadaharu Inui), Hiroki Takahashi (Eiji Kikumaru), Naru Kawamoto (Takashi Kawamura), and Kohei Kiyasu (Kaoru Kaidō).
In the film's all-original story, the cast of Takeshi Konomi's original manga and subsequent anime franchise head to Wimbledon in England for a junior tennis tournament. Shunsuke Tada directed the film, which was animated by Production I.G.
Source: Saishin Anime Jōhō
Image © 1999 Takeshi Konomi
© 2011 NAS, Prince of Tennis Movie Project