Voice Actor Yoshimasa Hosoya Goes on Hiatus to Treat Throat
posted on 2017-04-23 11:48 EDT by Egan Loo
The staff of voice actor Yoshimasa Hosoya reported on Monday that he is going on hiatus from work to undergo treatment for his throat after a doctor's diagnosis. He plans to return to work before the end of this year.
Hosoya's current roles include Rintarō Kira on Kenka Banchō Otome: Girl Beats Boys, Reiner Braun on Attack on Titan season 2, Fumikage Tokoyami on My Hero Academia, Yamato Ishida on Digimon Adventure tri., and Kakeru Tengenji on STARMYU season 2. Free! -Timeless Medley- Yakusoku (Promise), the Free! compilation film centering on Rin and Hosoya's character Sōsuke, will open on July 1. Hosoya also plays the role of Yūsuke Takahashi in March comes in like a lion, and the series is getting a second season in October.
Thanks to Kannami for the news tip.
Update: Free! -Timeless Medley- Yakusoku's release date corrected. Thanks, Yousoro
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