The 17th issue of Futabasha's Manga Action magazine which was released in Japan today revealed the main voice cast for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Tamachiku's comedy four-panel manga The Hired Gun/Koroshiya-san. The title character Koroshiya-san is played by 39-year-old popular voice actor Takahiro Sakurai who is best known for his voice works for Suzaku Kururugi in Code Geass, Sasori in the Naruto series, and the most recent character Joe Okada/Jonathan Klondike in Dokidoki! PreCure.
"The Hired Gun/Koroshiya-san" voice cast:
Koroshiya-san : Takahiro Sakurai (Suzaku Kurusugi in Code Geass)
Apprentice: Aki Kanada (Ginga Hagane in Beyblade: Shogun Steel)
Father's rival Woman: Saki Fujita (Voice of Hatsune Miku)
Police Sergeant: Toru Ohkawa (Ieyasu Tokugawa in Sengoku BASARA)
Goro: Keiji Fujiwara (Leorio Paladinight in the 2011 Hunter × Hunter)
The anime is produced by a Flash anime company OperaHouse and directed by 34-year-old female Flash anime creator Ai Ikegaya. It is her first TV anime series. The theme song "the end" is performed by Japanese visual-kei band Mix Speaker's,Inc. The anime will be broadcasted on TV Saitama, a terrestrial commercial TV station in Saitama Prefecture. The official on-air schedule has not been announced yet.
"Koroshiya-san/The Hired Gun" main visual
Mix Speaker's,Inc's latest single "Hell Fire" PV
Source: Comic Natalie
© 2013 Tama-Chiku/Futabasha, The Hired Gun Production Committee
© 2006 - 2013 Mix Speaker's,Inc.