The official website of the Summer 2016 anime Handa-kun has announced the main voice cast and production staff of the series. The first promotional video for the series has also been uploaded on the official YouTube channel of the TBS network.
Handa-kun is an adaptation of the manga series by Satsuki Yoshino, which will end its serialization next week in the July 2016 issue of Shounen Gangan. The series is a prequel set six years before the events of Barakamon and tells the story of calligrapher Sei Handa during his time in high school.
Handa-kun will air on Fridays at 1:58 a.m. beginning July 8 on the TBS network, followed by CBC, MBS, BS-TBS, and TBS Channel 1. It will also be streamed on the Docomo Anime Store platform.