Instead of the late Toshiko Fujita, Hitomi VA Keiko Toda also voices the eldest sister Rui
The latest second trailer for the upcoming all-new anime feature film based on Tsukasa Hojo's City Hunter
action comedy manga series, City Hunter The Movie: Shinjuku Private Eyes, posted today reveals that the
three Kisugi sisters from Hojo's another popular manga series Cat's Eye, make a special appearance in the
film. The song "Cat's Eye" featured in the clip for a quick moment in the clip is the OP theme song fof the
Cat's Eye manga's first TV anime adaptation aired in Japan in 1983-1984.
The film's official website also confirmed that two original voice cast from the two TV anime series in the
mid-1980s, Keiko Toda and Chika Sakamoto are reprising their roles, second sister Hitomi and third sister
Ai, respectively. Unfortunately, the eldest sister Rui's original VA Toshiko Fujita passed away last December,
so Toda also voices Rui in place of her.
City Hunter The Movie: Shinjuku Private Eyes is set to be released in Japan on February 8, 2019.
Main voice cast:
- Ryo Saeba: Akira Kamiya
- Kaori Makimura: Kazue Ikura
- Saeko Nogami: Harumi Ichiryusai/Yoko Asagami
- Umibouzu: Tessho Genda
- Miki: Mami Koyama
- Ai Shindo: Marie Iitoyo
- Shinji Okuni: Koichi Yamadera
- Vince Ingrad: Hochu Ohtsuka
Main poster visual
(C)Tsukasa Hojo/NSP, "2019 City Hunter The Movie" Production Committee