News School-Live! Anime's English Dub Cast Revealed
posted on 2017-05-19 13:04 EDT by Rachel Kelly
Sentai Filmworks announced the English cast of School-Live! and began streaming four new videos this Friday. The voice actresses for the main characters include Brittney Karbowski as Yuki Takeya, Luci Christian as Yuri Wakasa, Juliet Simmons as Kurumi Ebisuzawa, and Cynthia Martinez as Miki Naoki.
The videos preview the English dub and showcase the four main voice actresses performing their parts in the studio.
Other members of the cast include:
- Stephanie Wittels as Megumi
- Natalie Rial as Takae
- Johnny De La Cerda as Ishizuka
- Cara Duncan as Shoujouji
- Shannon Reed as Sera
- Shanae'a Moore as Kei
- David Wald as News Reporter
- Tiffany Grant as Taromaru, Kamiyama, and Old Lady
- Katelyn Barr as Teacher, Saleslady, Announcer, and Alarm Clock
The anime is based on Norimitsu Kaihō (Nitroplus) and Sadoru Chiba's School-Live! (Gakkō Gurashi!) manga, which began in Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara Forward magazine in 2012. The story revolves around girls who live at school: the energetic Yuki Takeya, the shovel-loving Kurumi, level-headed underclassman Mii-kun, and Rii-san, who brings everyone together. They decide to stay at school because [Highlight white text to read spoilers for the anime's first episode] they are the final survivors in a zombie attack.
Masaomi Andō (White Album 2) directed the anime at Lerche (Assassination Classroom, Carnival Phantasm). Nitroplus is credited with producing the scripts. The original manga's writer, Norimitsu Kaihō (Gunslinger Stratos) handled the series scripts, while Haruko Iizuka (Little Busters!, Tamayura) designed the characters.