Fans will be able to receive a sneak peek of the anime Blade Runner: Black Lotus this July 23 thanks to the Comic-Con@Home 2021 panel, but we don’t have to wait that long until we get more information about it. The main cast of both the English and Japanese versions has been released.
Jessica Henwick and Arisa Shida play Elle
Will Yun Lee and Shinshu Fuji play Joseph
Samira Wiley and Takako Honda play Alani Davis
Brian Cox and Takaya Hashi play Niander Wallace Sr
Wes Bentley and Takehito Koyasu play Niander Wallace Jr
Josh Duhamel and Taiten Kusunoki play Marlowe
Peyton List and Yoshiko Sakakibara play Josephine Grant
Stephen Root and Hochu Otsuka play Earl Grant
Barkhad Abdi and Takayuki Kinba play Doc Badger
Gregg Henry and Masane Tsukayama play Senator Bannister
Henry Czerny and Akio Nojima play Doctor M
Jason Spisak and Kazuki Yao play Hooper.
The anime is being directed by Shinji Aramaki and Kenji Kamiyama.
Danica Davidson is the author of the bestselling Manga Art for Beginners with artist Melanie Westin, and its sequel, Manga Art for Intermediates, with professional Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. Check out her other comics and books at www.danicadavidson.com.