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Future Boy Conan Lines Up English Dub Cast for 4K Blu-ray

Future Boy Conan Lines Up English Dub Cast for 4K Blu-rayFuture Boy Conan, the classic 1978 series directed by Hayao Miyazaki (yes, that Hayao Miyazaki) is coming to 4K Blu-ray via GKIDS on November 16. Now them kids have revealed the cast for all all-new English dub.

Goes like this:

Sabrina Pitre as Conan
Erin Mathews as Jimsy
Lili Beadoin as Lana
Aaron Chapman as Dyce
Kazumi Evans as Monsley
Alex Zahara as Lepka
Michael Dobson as Gucchi
Ian Hanlin as Kuzuu
Hiro Kanagawa as Dr. Briac Lao
John Innes as Grandpa
Michael Adamthwaite as Dongoros and Narrator

Despite its legendary status, Future Boy Conan has actually never officially been released Stateside. Better late than never!

Here’s how GKIDS describes it:

Twenty years ago, a terrible war fought with magnetic weapons caused the earth’s axis to tilt, and earthquakes and tidal waves destroyed civilization. Conan is born into this new world, raised by his adopted grandfather on an isolated island. But his life is forever changed when a mysterious girl named Lana washes ashore, pursued by shadowy operatives who seek to use her in a new scheme to control what’s left of the world.

Can’t wait to check out Future Boy Conan in 4K! I mean, that’s a lot of Ks!


Source: ANN

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.