Hiroshi Kamiya, Megumi Ogata, Kotono Mitsuishi and more lend their talents to two-night special on August 14 & 15
Telling spine-tingling tales of horror and the macabre is a summertime tradition in Japan, and now the NHK network is enlisting a group of veteran voice actors to perform spooky stories for a special, two-night TV program entitled "Seiyuu x Kaidan" ("Voice Actors x Ghost Stories") that will broadcast on August 14 & 15, 2019.
"Seiyuu x Kaidan" is divided into a "Red Ghost Story" section on the 14th and a "Black Ghost Story" section on the 15th, with both programs running from 10:50 - 11:20 pm JST on their respective nights. "Seiyuu x Kaidan" features the talents of Megumi Ogata, Ayana Taketatsu, Hiroshi Kamiya, Houko Kuwashima, Kotono Mitsuishi, Shūichi Ikeda, and Yuji Ueda.
Excerpts from the "Seiyuu x Kaidan" TV special can be found on NHK's official Youtube channel here.
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