Summer 2016 Broadcast Dub English Cast Announcements

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Summer Simulcast Season 2016

 

Summer 2016 Simulcast Season has a huge Broadcast Dub anime list, as announced earlier this week, which means that tons of shows are getting dubbed quicker than ever, and with that comes many English cast announcements! Stay tuned to this blog in the coming days to see what all we have announced as we’ll be updating this page with all of the cast listings.

 

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Click here to go to Puzzle & Dragons X

 

Click here to go to Heroic Legend of Arslan: Dust Storm Dance (Season 2)

 

Click here to go to SERVAMP

 

Click here to go to Danganronpa 3

 

Click here to go to D.Gray-man HALLOW

 

Click here to go to Tales of Zestiria the X

 

Click here to go to planetarian

 

Click here to go to Show by Rock!! Short!!

 

Click here to go to The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.

 

Click here to go to Handa-kun

 

Click here to go to Cheer Boys!!

 

Click here to go to Love Live! Sunshine!!

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FIRST LOVE MONSTER KEY ARTFIRST LOVE MONSTER

 

 

Our first Summer Broadcast Dub is FIRST LOVE MONSTER, launching only two weeks after the simulcast premiere!

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of FIRST LOVE MONSTER, Episode 1, on Saturday, July 16 at 11:30AM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

And now we are excited to reveal some of the cast and crew that made this happen!

 

 

Director

Jerry Jewell

Actor Character
Bryn Apprill
KAHO NIKAIDO
Eric Vale
KANADE TAKAHASHI
Ian Sinclair
ATSUSHI TAGA
Chris Ryan
GINJIRO “GIN” SANNOMIYA
Austin Tindle
TOMU “TOM” KANEKO
Chris Burnett
KOTA SHINOHARA
Dallas Reid
KAZUO “KAZ” NOGUCHI
Dawn M Bennett
CHIAKI YOKOUCHI
Aaron Roberts
RENREN

 

 

Synopsis: High schooler Kaho Nikaido is having trouble adjusting to her new life in Tokyo. It doesn’t get any easier when she is nearly hit by a truck and saved by the handsome Kanade Takahashi! Infatuated with Kanade, she works up the courage to confess. But he warns that if Kaho learns who he is, she won’t want him. What could possibly keep her from this stud? Maybe the fact he’s a…fifth grader?!

 

 

Puzzle-&-Dragons-X-KEY-ART2Puzzle & Dragons X

 

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of PUZZLE & DRAGONS X, Episode 1, on Tuesday, July 19 at 9:00PM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

Synopsis: From the studio Pierrot, that brought you Kingdom and Tokyo Ghoul comes a series based off of the hit game Puzzle & Dragons. Dorogoza Island is rich in “Drop Energy” that players can use on friendly monsters. Once strong enough, they can face enemies in puzzle wars. Winners reap rewards, but what happens to the losers? Only the brave can take on these monstrous challenges!

 

 

Director

Felecia Angelle

Actor Character
Josh Grelle
ACE
Justin Briner
LANCE
Tia Ballard
DEVI
Alexis Tipton
TAMAZO
Dawn M Bennett
HAL
Sara Ragsdale
RENA
Sarah Wiedenheft
SONYA
Ian Sinclair
NYUDO

 

 

The-Heroic-Legend-of-Arslan_-Dust-Storm-Dance-KEY-ARTThe Heroic Legend of Arslan: Dust Storm Dance (Season 2)

 

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of The Heroic Legend of Arslan: Dust Storm Dance (Season 2), Episode 1, on Tuesday, July 19 at 9:30PM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

 

 

Season 2 Synopsis: From the creator of Fullmetal Alchemist comes the conclusion of an epic adventure. The Lusitania forces continue to hold rule over the Kingdom of Pars despite Arslan’s fierce battle against Lord Silver Mask. Arslan continues to fight for his rightful throne, but there are still many conflicts left to resolve. But the biggest mystery—who are his parents? And is that an answer he’s prepared to face?

 

Director

Jeremy Inman/Chris Bevins

Actor Character
Aaron Dismuke
ARSLAN
Ricco Fajardo
DARYUN
Chris Bevins
NARSUS
Rachel Robinson
FARANGIS
Justin Briner
ELAM
Jad Saxton
ALFARID
Vic Mignogna
HILMES
Jerry Jewell
GIEVE
Marcus Stimac
JASWANT
Sean Hennigan
LUCIAN
Christopher R. Sabat
ANDRAGORAS
Stephanie Young
TAHAMENAY
Tyson Rinehart
ILTERISH
Chris Guerrero
BASMYL

 

 

 

SERVAMP-KEY-ART-2SERVAMP

 

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of SERVAMP, Episode 1, on Wednesday, July 20 at 11:00AM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

 

Synopsis: Mahiru Shirota dislikes difficult things, preferring to live a simple life. But after rescuing a cat he names Kuro, life takes a turn for the complex. Kuro turns out to be a servamp—a servant vampire, named Sleepy Ash and the two form a contract. Kissing his simple life goodbye, Mahiru is pulled into the world of vampires, the seven deadly Servamps, and war. Life couldn’t be more complicated!

 

Director

Sonny Strait

Actor Character
Clifford Chapin
MAHIRU
Chuck Huber
KURO
Mike McFarland
BELKIA
Alejandro Saab
KOYUKI
Stephen Sanders
RYUSEI
Brian Olvera
SAKUYA

 

 

 

 

PlanetarianPlanetarian-KEY-ART

 

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of Planetarian, Episode 1, on Thursday, August 4 at 12:30PM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

 

Synopsis: For thirty years, companion robot Hoshino Yumemi has patiently waited to show someone the stars. Left in an abandoned planetarium, she sits hoping for customers that will never show. That is, until a Junker—a plunderer of goods and artifacts from the ruins of civilization—stumbles upon the crumbling establishment. Will he help her repair the planetarium, or will she be alone once more?

 

Director

Clifford Chapin

Actor Character
David Matranga
JUNKER
Jill Harris
YUMEMI
Christopher Bevins
MANAGER
Cris George
MIKASHIMA
Colleen Clinkenbeard
SATOMI
Kent Williams
OLDER JUNKER

 

 

 

 

 

Show-by-Rock!!-S2-KEY-ARTShow By Rock!! Short!!

 

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of Show By Rock!! Short!!, Episode 1, on Monday, August 1 at 12:15PM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

 

Synopsis: The ladies of Plasmagica are back along with the other bands from Show By Rock!! in this short new series. See what it’s like in the daily life of a rock star between jam sessions, band practice, and just hanging out together. What are the ups and downs of stardom? Have the rowdy boys of ShinganCrimsonz finally calmed down? Check out the latest in the musical world of Midi City.

 

 

Director

Caitlin Glass

Actor Character
Sonny Strait
MAPLE
Bryn Apprill
CYAN
Alexis Tipton
CHUCHU
Monica Rial
MOA
Caitlin Glass
RETOREE
Apphia Yu
HOLMY
Natalie Hoover
TSUKINO
Morgan Berry
JACLYN
Mikaela Krantz
ROSIA
Mike McFarland
CROW
Chris Sabat
ROM
Jerry Jewell
AION
Ian Sinclair
YAIBA

 

 

 

The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.Disastrous-Life-of-Saiki-K-KEY-ART2

 

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of The Disastrous Life of Saiki K., Episode 1, on Sunday, August 7 at 2:05PM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

Synopsis: Saiki Kusuo is a typical 16-year-old high school student… except he has psychic powers. He can use them to get whatever he wants, but he also knows everything that people are thinking. Everything. No surprises, no secrets, no normal human experiences. He’s kept his powers in check since childhood, but with the temptations of high school now on his mind, he’s bending the rules—and spoons.

 

 

Director

Apphia Yu

Actor Character
Jerry Jewell
KUSUO SAIKI
David Wald
RIKI NENDOU
Micah Solusod
SHUN KAIDO
Tia Ballard
KOKOMI TERUHASHI
Kyle Phillips
KINESHI HAIRO
Joel McDonald
REITA TORITSUKA
Jill Harris
CHIYO YUMEHARA
Chuck Huber
KUNIHARU SAIKI
Morgan Garrett
KURUMI SAIKI
Travis Mullenix
TAKAHASHI
Bryan Massey
MATSUZAKI
Austin Tindle
CHOUNO URYOKU
Christopher Bevins
MICHAEL
Ricco Fajardo
TAKERU
Greg Ayres
ANP

 

 

 

Handa-kun KEY ARTHanda-kun

 

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of Handa-kun, Episode 1, on Friday, August 5 at 8:30PM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

 

 

Synopsis: Sei Handa leads a very interesting life for a high school student. He is admired by his peers as a calligraphy genius and held in the highest respect. Unfortunately, Handa is under the impression that they hate him! He just wants a quiet life, but instead he’ll face countless challenges for his school idol position. Can he handle all the pressure and “bullying”? It’s hard being so clueless!

 

Director

Mike McFarland

Actor Character
Rob McCollum
HANDA
Duncan Brannan
KAWAFUJI
Micah Solusod
JUNICHI AIZAWA
Chris Burnett
NIKAIDO REO
Dallas Reid
YUKIO KONDO
Alejandro Saab
AKANE TSUTSUI
Terri Doty
JURI
Sarah Wiedenheft
MAIKO MORI

 

 

 

 

 

Cheer Boys!!Cheer Boys KEY ART

 

 

Don’t miss the Broadcast Dub premiere of Cheer Boys!!, Episode 1, on Tuesday, August 2 at 10:30AM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

 

 

Synopsis: Haruki Bandou was born into a family of Judo marital artists and expected to continue the family legacy. But he’s about to trade Judo for…cheerleading?! When his childhood friend Kazuma Hashimoto invites him to join the BREAKERS, a male cheerleading club, Haru finds himself amongst a quirky group of boys. Can this squad of slightly odd and cute members make a breakthrough in college athletics?

 

Director

Aaron Dismuke

Actor Character
Dallas Reid
HARUKI BANDO
Justin Pate
KAZUMA HASHIMOTO
Kyle Phillips
SHO TOKUGAWA
Jarrod Greene
WATARU MIZOGUCHI
Cris George
KOJI TONO
Alejandro Saab
SOICHIRO SUZUKI
Clifford Chapin
GEN HASEGAWA

 

 

 

 

 

Love Live! Sunshine!! Key ArtLove Live! Sunshine!!

 

 

See the Broadcast Dub of Love Live! Sunshine!! on Saturdays, starting on July 30 at 10:00AM ET right here on FunimationNow!

 

 

Are you sucked into the idol fever too?! Well, we are excited to inform you that the ADR Director for the Broadcast Dub of Love Live! Sunshine!! is Caitlin Glass who was a part of the English dub of Love Live! School idol project! As once part of the Love Live! franchise and μ’s (pronounced as ‘muse’; a school idol group in Love Live!), Glass is super stoked to direct the dub for this new series.

 

 

Synopsis: Nothing is more appealing than the bright, sparkling world of School Idols! The girls of Uranohoshi Girls’ High School are swept into idol fever, wanting nothing more than to become the next-best School Idol group. And they plan to do just that. Chika Takami brings together eight of her classmates to form Aqours, their own idol group. As long as they don’t give up, any dream can come true!

 

 

Stay tuned for more announcements coming later on!

 

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