GKIDS has announced the English voice cast for the critically-acclaimed animated feature Tokyo Godfathers.
Directed by Satoshi Kon (Perfect Blue, Paprika), Tokyo Godfathers follows the story of three homeless characters during the holiday season as they attempt to figure out what to do when they find a newborn baby. As they try to find the baby’s mother, they undergo a series of misunderstandings and life or death scenarios that made the anime a classic tale, sitting among some of the medium’s best films.
The English language dubbed version of Tokyo Godfathers will feature the voices of Jon Avner (Just Cause 3), Victoria Grace (Mirai) and Shakina Nayfack (Transparent, Difficult People), and was produced by GKIDS and NYAV Post.
Co-written by Keiko Nobumoto (Cowboy Bebop), Tokyo Godfathers will feature a whimsical score by Keiichi Suzuki, Fathom Events will be playing the new dubbed version as part of a special event on 11 March with a screening of the subbed version to be released on 9 March.