Horror Manga Author Junji Ito Set To Voice Anime Character


Junji Ito, the man behind such disturbingly jarring horror manga works such as Tomie, a story about an immortal girl who drives her numerous followers to madness, and Gyo, a story about fish controlled by a sentient bacteria known as ‘death stench’, has recently revealed an update on his newest anime project for Spiral Unto Horror Uzumaki

Spiral Unto Horror Uzumaki is a story that was originally set to premier on Toonami in 2020 but due to various issues a long with Covid-19 complications, it was delayed until Ocotober 2022. Junji Ito is set to voice a character from it but haven’t revealed which one yet.  So far, the Uzumaki anime is still slated for am October 2022 release. Well update everyone accordingly if anything changes. I too am excited to see the story come to life in anime.

The Japanese anime cast is as follows per ANN: 

  • Uki Satake as Kirie Goshima
  • Shinichiro Miki as Shuichi Saito
  • Toshio Furukawa as Kirie’s Father
  • Takashi Matsuyama as Shuichi’s Father
  • Mika Doi as Yukie Saito
  • Mariya Ise as Azami Kurotami
  • Katsutoshi Matsuzaki as Katayama
  • Wataru Hatano as Okada
  • Tatsumaru Tachibana as Tsumura
  • Kouichi Toochika as Yokota
  • Ami Fukushima as Shiho
  • Gen Sato as Boy 1
  • Shunsuke Takeuchi as Boy 2
  • Anna Nagase as Girl 1
  • Kōsuke Okamoto as Attendee 1

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