The cursed film opens in Japan on December 24
A brand new teaser trailer for JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 dropped tonight, revealing the first animated look at the protagonist of the prequel film Yuta Okkotsu, revealing his voice actor and full character setting sheet. Also, the lead staff for the film was confirmed with The God of High School's Sung Hoo Park helming the film!
Megumi Ogata (Shinji in Evangelion) will be voicing Yuta Okkotsu
Directing JUJUSTU KAISEN 0 will be The God of High School TV anime director Sung Hoo Park returning from the series, with JUJUTSU KAISEN scriptwriter Hiroshi Seko returning for the film, alongside Tadashi Hiramatsu back on character designs, and Yui Umemoto back as the assistant director. Yoshimasa Terui wrote the music for the trailer, returning from the TV anime.
MAPPA returns to produce the animation on JUJUTSU KAISEN 0, with Toho distributing the film in theaters in Japan on December 24. The anime film was announced at the end of the JUJUTSU KAISEN TV anime series.
Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.