Junichi Suwabe, Shiro Saito Join Gatchaman Crowds insight Cast
posted on by Karen Ressler
The official Twitter account for the upcoming Gatchaman Crowds insight television anime series unveiled more cast members and character designs on Saturday. The new characters are:
Junichi Suwabe as Millio Toriyama, a popular host of the day show "Millione Shop." Millio is showy and speaks frankly.
Shiro Saito as Yu Misudachi, Tsubasa's 99-year-old great-grandfather and a legendary veteran pyrotechnician. Everyone calls him "Yuru-jii." He's a bit stubborn and also lively for his age.
Gorō Yamada as Kōzō Misudachi, Tsubasa's father. He kindly supports his daughter in her dream to be a pyrotechnician, and in her decision to go to Tokyo as a Gatchaman. Tsubasa's mother is also pictured but her voice actor and name have not yet been announced.
Hulu began streaming episode 0 "inbound" this Saturday. The episode is 15 minutes long.
The other new cast members are:
The new season will reunite the main staff:
- Director: Kenji Nakamura
- Series Composition: Toshiya Ono
- Original Character Design: Kinako
- Character Design/Chief Animation Director: Yûichi Takahashi
- G Suit Design: Koji Nakakita, Kenji Andou
- Animation Production: Tatsunoko Production
The cast from the first season will also return to reprise their roles.
The rock band White Ash will return from the first season to perform the new series' opening theme song "insight." The rock band Angry Rock Rebirth will perform the ending theme song "60 Oku no Tsubasa" (6 Billion Wings).
The website posted a teaser blurb in January:
We want to know about ourselves
About the fact there is no "society" in our "country"
Feeling and reason
Modern people are too "fast" — we breath shallow and quick
The anime will premiere on Japanese television on July 5.
Images © Tatsunoko Pro / Gatchaman Crowds insight Production Committee
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