The 12th episode will be aired this Thursday
The official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Naoshi Arakawa's music-themed manga Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso/Your Lie in April announced today that 27-year-old voice actress Ai Kayano will join the anime as Nagi Aiza, the new character in the anime's second cour starting with the 12th episode this Thursday. Nagi is Takeshi Aiza's little sister who is the first grade in Kurumigaoka Junior High.
Ai kayano is best known for her portrayal as Meiko "Menma" Honma in the Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-tachi wa Mada Shiranai series. She will also join a special live promotional program for the second cour with other four voice cast: Natsuki Hanae (Kousei Arima), Risa Taneda (Kaori Miyazono), Ayane Sakura (Tsubaki Sawabe) and Ryota Ousaka (Ryota Watari), to be live-broadcasted on Nico Nico Live at 22:20 on January 8 (JST), on the same day with the 12th episode.
© Naoshi Arakawa, Kodansha/"Your Lie in April" Production Committee