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Main Cast and Additional Staff Announced for 'Yesterday wo Utatte'

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The official website of the Yesterday wo Utatte (Sing "Yesterday" for Me) television anime revealed its main cast and additional staff on Wednesday. A promotional video and key visual (pictured right) were also unveiled. The series is scheduled to premiere on April 5 at 1:30 a.m. on TV Asahi and will broadcast for 12 episodes. After the main series has concluded, six additional episodes will stream exclusively on AbemaTV.

Cast
Rikuo Uozumi: Chikahiro Kobayashi (Beastars)
Haru Nonaka: Yume Miyamoto (Fragtime)
Shinako Morinome: Kana Hanazawa (5-toubun no Hanayome)
Rou Hayakawa: Natsuki Hanae (Kimetsu no Yaiba)

Staff
Assistant Director: Itou Ryouta
Chief Animation Director: Maho Yoshikawa (Assassin's Pride)
Background Art Director: Tetsuya Usami
Color Design: Kei Ishiguro (New Game!)
Director of Photography: Takafumi Kuwano (Gabriel DropOut)
Editing: Daisuke Hiraki (Hinamatsuri)

Yoshiyuki Fujiwara (Plastic Memories) is helming the series as the director and series composer at Doga Kobo. Other previously announced staff includes Jin Tanaka (Yuru Camp△) penning the script and Junichirou Taniguchi (Tada-kun wa Koi wo Shinai) on character design.

Yesterday wo Utatte is based on Kei Toume's slice of life romance manga of the same name. Shueisha published the 11th and final volume on September 2015.

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Source: Comic Natalie

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Sounds interesting. At least there's hopefully no chance of anime original end with the manga being finished
 
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Two newbie seiyuus and two veterans. Seems like a very interesting series. Also, down to earth. The MCs all have normal hair colours lol. We don't get that much wholesome SOL anymore.

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Kaneki and rise again, haha !
 
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Mayuka said:
Two newbie seiyuus and two veterans. Seems like a very interesting series. Also, down to earth. The MCs all have normal hair colours lol. We don't get that much wholesome SOL anymore.

Ugh whaaaaaat absolutely failed to note it. The authors are not trying too hard to look special? Definitely worth viewing.
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Daniel_Naumov said:
Mayuka said:
Two newbie seiyuus and two veterans. Seems like a very interesting series. Also, down to earth. The MCs all have normal hair colours lol. We don't get that much wholesome SOL anymore.

Ugh whaaaaaat absolutely failed to note it. The authors are not trying too hard to look special? Definitely worth viewing.
It's rare to see anime characters that actually look like people nowadays :) Usually, in this case, it's going for a more realistic or mature approach.

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I read this manga because Ilya Kushinov (the char desing of Bday Wonderland and Ghost in the Shell [Netflix]) mentioned one time, it's really cool to see an anime adapt.
 
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Is that shiina mayuri from steins gate? looks familiar
 
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I like the art style and i like the story. Will probably be watching this.
 
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Gammazizm said:
Is that shiina mayuri from steins gate? looks familiar
funny thing is mayuri's voice actress is playing the other girl

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