News Sentai Filmworks Announces Diabolik Lovers English Dub Cast
posted on 2014-11-05 13:57 EST by Karen Ressler
Sentai Filmworks announced the English dub cast for the television anime adaptation of Rejet's Diabolik Lovers vampire drama CD/PSP game on Wednesday. The cast, under director Janice Williams, includes:
- Maggie Flecknoe as Yui Komori
- Christopher Patton as Ayato Sakamaki
- Blake Shepard as Laito Sakamaki
- Corey Hertzog as Kanato Sakamaki
- Josh Grelle as Subaru Sakamaki and Young Subaru
- David Wald as Reiji Sakamaki
- Ty Mahany as Shu Sakamaki
- Monica Rial as Cordelia
- David Matranga as Richter
- Luci Christian as Beatrix
- Brittany Karbowski as Christa
- Shannon Emerick as Young Ayato
- Luci Christian as Young Laito
- Tiffany Grant as Young Kanato
- Nancy Novotny as Young Reiji
- Krystal La Porte as Young Shu
- Shannon Emerick as Newscaster
The series will ship on DVD on December 2 and on Blu-ray on February 24.
The story centers around the six sadistic Sakamaki vampire brothers. Yui Komori is a positive-thinking girl who nevertheless is troubled by seeing spirits and experiencing poltergeist phenomena. In her second year in high school, she transfers to a new school — a night school for entertainers and celebrities — due to her father's work. There are rumors that there are vampires among the student body, and Yui ends up living with the Sakamaki brothers.
Shinobu Tagashira (D.C. ~Da Capo~ character designer/chief animation director, Is This a Zombie? character designer) directed the anime at studio ZEXCS (D.C. ~Da Capo~, Flowers of Evil, Say, "I Love You"). Yuuko Yahiro (B Gata H Kei - Yamada's First Time) adapted Satoi's original designs for the animation, and Seiko Nagatsu (Futari wa Precure Splash Star, Mokke) was in charge of the series scripts. Yuuki Hayashi (Robotics;Notes, Blood Lad) composed the music.
The series premiered in September 2013 and Crunchyroll streamed the series as it aired.