Nicholas Friedman

A new teaser visual and cast members for the upcoming Fruits Basket anime!

If you haven't heard yet, there's a BRAND NEW Fruits Basket anime that will tell the ENTIRE story of the original manga and that is 100% supervised by original creator Natsuki Takaya-sensei, coming to FunimationNow this year! Today we’re releasing...

Score an EXCLUSIVE Gogeta postcard when you see Dragon Ball Super: Broly in theaters!

As if the hype for Dragon Ball Super: Broly wasn't maxed out already. Fans who see the film when it hits theaters on January 16, 2019 will score an exclusive postcard featuring art of Super Saiyan Blue Gogeta, while supplies...

The wait is over! Download to Go debuts on FunimationNow for Android and iOS today!

Attention all FunimationNow premium subscribers—one of your most requested features launches today on Android and iOS. Download to Go! No more anime-free plane rides, no more anime-less vacations in the middle of nowhere, and, as long as you plan ahead,...

Fruits Basket returns in 2019 with a new anime covering the FULL story, coming to FunimationNow!

One of the most beloved shoujo manga series the world over, Fruits Basket was a hugely influential series that helped propel the late 90s/early 2000s anime boom in North America.  Funimation is absolutely ecstatic to announce that a brand-new Fruits...

Subs are back! FunimationNow welcomes 300+ subtitled shows starting Nov. 10

By now, you've probably heard the news: subbed anime is heading back to FunimationNow! Over 300 subtitled shows will be added to our library, totaling at more than 10,000 episodes and movies! You’ll start to see these shows come through...

‘My Hero Academia: Two Heroes’ finishes run with superhero-sized $5.7M box office and top ten ranking

FLOWER MOUND, TX – October 12, 2018. Last night in Canada, “My Hero Academia: Two Heroes” closed out the final day of its North American theatrical run. Buoyed by demand from audiences and exhibitors alike, the film screened for...

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Nicholas Friedman is a career pop culture journalist and Sr. Managing Editor at Funimation. You'll likely find him talking about Mob Psycho 100.
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Dropout Idol Fruit Tart English Dub Announced, Cast & Crew Revealed

It's time to save their dormitory! We're excited to announce that the Dropout Idol Fruit Tart English dub is...