Jump Back Into The World Of Blade Runner With Black Lotus

Love Anime? Well then you’ll be happy to know that Crunchyroll and Adult Swim are at it again with the new 13 episode original series Blade Runner: Black Lotus. If you are a fan of the award-winning and critically lauded Blade Runner movie and it’s sequel, then you’ll be happy to know you’ll be able to jump back into that world thanks to this animated series.

Now they’ve released the cast of this new project of theirs!

The English and Japanese voice cast includes:

  • Elle, a female replicant – voiced by Jessica Henwick (English) and Arisa Shida (Japanese)
  • Joseph, a mysterious junkyard owner – Will Yun Lee (English) and Shinshu Fuji (Japanese)
  • Alani Davis, a fresh LAPD recruit – Samira Wiley (English) and Takako Honda (Japanese)
  • Niander Wallace Sr, founder and CEO of the Wallace Corporation – Brian Cox (English) and Takaya Hashi (Japanese)
  • Niander Wallace Jr, a scientist working for his father – Wes Bentley (English) and Takehito Koyasu (Japanese)
  • Marlowe, a deadly Blade Runner – Josh Duhamel (English) and Taiten Kusunoki (Japanese)
  • Josephine Grant, wife of the police chief – Peyton List (English) and Yoshiko Sakakibara (Japanese)
  • Earl Grant, Police Chief of the LAPD – Stephen Root (English) and Hochu Otsuka (Japanese)
  • Doc Badger, a black market dealer – Barkhad Abdi (English) and Takayuki Kinba (Japanese)
  • Senator Bannister, a politician – Gregg Henry (English) and Masane Tsukayama (Japanese)
  • Doctor M, a brilliant doctor – Henry Czerny (English) and Akio Nojima (Japanese)
  • Hooper, a corrupt journalist – Jason Spisak (English) and Kazuki Yao (Japanese)
  • Adult Swim will air the English language version on Toonami while Crunchyroll will showcase the series in Japanese with subtitles on it’s streaming platform.

    You can find out more about this during SDCC@Home with their Panel on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. PST!

    Included with the panel will be Shinji Aramaki (co-director), Kenji Kamiyama (co-director), Joseph Chou (executive producer), Wes Gleason (voice director), Jessica Henwick, and moderated by Jason DeMarco (creative director for Adult Swim).

    Watch the panel Here on the 23rd!

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