TMS/8PAN-produced new TV anime adaptation is now streamed on Crunchyroll
The official website and Twitter for the ongoing new TV anime adaptation of Natsuki Takaya's Fruits Basket manga has announced that 42-year-old Jun Fukushima (Kazuma Sato in KONOSUBA: God's Blessing on this Wonderful World!) is cast as Makoto Takei, the Student Council president at Kaibara High. He is one of the popular characters in the original manga series.
The news was also announced in the one-hour special web program streamed today.
You can also check the jacket illustration for the second DVD/Blu-ray volume and a sample image from the newly-drawn eight-page bonus manga episode. The second volume including the anime's fifth to eighth episodes is set to be released on July 19, 2019.
7/19（金）発売????「#フルーツバスケット 1st season Vol.2」BD&DVDのジャケットイラストを解禁!!✨✨— TVアニメ「フルーツバスケット」公式 (@fruba_PR) 2019年6月15日
封入特典の #高屋奈月 先生の描き下ろしオリジナルマンガもチラ見せ♬
CM for the DVD/Blu-ray release
The new TV anime Fruits Basket produced by TMS Entertainment's 8PAN premiered in Japan on April 6,
2019, and has been also streamed on Crunchyroll to its members in the United States, Canada, the United
Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and the Netherlands.
© NATSUKI TAKAYA, HAKUSENSHA/FRUITS BASKET PROJECT