Mari Okada's Maquia Anime Film Lines Up English Cast and Dub Trailer

Feature to return to U.S. theaters on September 21


Whether you got a chance to see it or not, Mari Okada's stunning directorial debut is coming back to theaters next month. Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms originally hit cinemas throughout North America on July 20, and the new English-dubbed version is set to follow suit in the U.S. on September 21. 


Ahead of that, you can see a new dubbed trailer and the full cast list below. 



Maquia                Xanthe Huynh (Meiko Honma-Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day)

Ariel                     Eddy Lee          (Gladion-Pokemon)

Teen Ariel            Ryan Shanahan (Yuna- Sword Art Online:Ordinal Scale)

Child Ariel            Barnaby Lafayette

Leilia                    Cherami Leigh (Asuna-Sword Art Online)

Krim                     Kevin T. Collins (Griffith - Beserk)

Lang                    Michael Schneider

Mido                    Allegra Clark

Dita                      Ryan Bartley (Yuna - Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale)

Racine                 Lipica Shah

Izor                      Marc Thompson 

Medmel                Brooklyn Nelson(Nazuna Oikawa-Fireworks)

Young Medmel     Courtney Chu   

Barou                    Daniel J Edwards

Young Lang          Spencer Rosen

Young Dita            Catie Harvey

Young Deol           Micah Gursoy

Mazarte King        Mike Pollock (Dr. Eggman - Sonic the Hedgehog)

Prince Hazel         Michael Schneider

Darel                     HD Quinn

Old Woman          Ryan Bartley

Proprietress          Lolita Lafayette

Baiera King           Marc Thompson

Millia                     Pheobe Quinn

Lily                        AnnaBelle Deaner

Hyke                     Wayne Grayson

Riko                      Graham Halstead

Jack                      Christian La Monte

Eido                      Ben Phillips


Additional Voices     Ryan Bartley, Camden Carter, Courtney Chu, Allegra Clark, AnnaBelle Deaner, Michael Deaner, Daniel J Edwards, Wayne Grayson, Graham Halstead, Christian La Monte, Lolita Lafayette, Eddy Lee,Ben Phillips, Mike Pollock, Spencer Rosen, Michael Schneider, Ryan Shanahan, Jason Simon, Marc Thompson



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Maquia is the directorial debut of renowned screenwriter Mari Okada. The film dives into the dilemmas of motherhood, adolescence, femininity, and leadership. Okada wraps all these poignant themes into a sweeping epic with well-developed characters, emotional gravitas, stunning visuals, and an exhilarating score by composer Kenji Kawai (Ghost in the Shell). The film, hot off its initial February release, quickly made its way across the globe to premiere at the Glasgow Film Festival, where it captivated audiences. Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms also won the Best Animated Film Award at Shanghai International Film Festival.


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