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Main Cast and Staff Announced for 'Hakushon Daimaou 2020'

by vanillaguard
Feb 5, 7:31 PM | 2 Comments

The official website of the Hakushon Daimaou 2020 television anime announced its main cast and staff on Tuesday. A new synopsis was also revealed. The series will premiere on April 11, 2020 on Yomiuri TV and Nippon TV.

Synopsis
50 years have passed since the events of the original Hakushon Daimaou series. Akubi is training to become queen when she meets Kantarou Yodama, the grandson of the genie bottle's original owner, Kan-chan. Together, Akubi and Kantarou take on many jobs in the human world and learn the importance of having a dream.

Cast
Hakushon Daimaou: Kouichi Yamadera (Lupin III)
Akubi: Sumire Morohoshi (Yakusoku no Neverland)
Puuta: Daiki Yamashita (Boku no Hero Academia)
Kantarou Yodayama: Miyuri Shimabukuro (Carole & Tuesday)

Staff
Director: Atsushi Nigorikawa (Renai Boukun)
Series Composition: Hiroko Kanesugi (Ore no Nounai Sentakushi ga, Gakuen Love Comedy wo Zenryoku de Jama Shiteiru)
Original Character Design: Suzuka Yoshida (Yobarete Tobidete Akubi-chan)
Character Design: Shin Takemoto (Genbanojou), Masatsune Noguchi (Kaze no You ni animation director)
Sound Director: Satoshi Motoyama (Shinsekai yori)
Music: Takamitsu Shimazaki, Hiroshi Sasaki, Teppei Shimizu
Sound Production: Magic Capsule
Original Work: Tatsunoku Production
Studio: Tatsunoku Production, Nippon Animation
Production: YTV, Tatsunoku Production

Hakushon Daimaou 2020 is set 50 years after the original 1969 TV anime directed by Hiroshi Sasagawa and written by Tsunehisa Itou. The new anime was announced after the original series celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2019. Saban Entertainment licensed and dubbed the original series in English in 1992.

Source: Comic Natalie

2 Comments Recent Comments

i know it was a kiddy show but it's on my PTW :D i mean is still a classic from nippon animation, one of my fav studios evah

here, anyone else should do that too! https://myanimelist.net/anime/2892/Hakushon_Daimaou

Feb 7, 12:20 PM by Berry-Vodka

I KNEW IT! I KNEW YAMA-CHAN WAS GONNA VOICE HAKUSHON DAIMAOU!

Feb 6, 12:55 PM by eze_tielve