Netflix Original Anime Yasuke Announces Extended Voice Cast

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Netflix Original Yasuke

Netflix Original Anime Yasuke is a tale set in a war-torn feudal Japan filled with mechs and magic, the greatest ronin never known, Yasuke, struggles to maintain a peaceful existence after a past life of violence. But when a local village becomes the center of social upheaval between warring daimyo, Yasuke must take up his sword and transport a mysterious child who is the target of dark forces and bloodthirsty warlords.

Netflix Original Anime Yasuke is created by LeSean Thomas (Cannon Busters) who also serves as executive producer and director, revered Japanese animation studio MAPPA (Jujutsu Kaisen), with director and animator Takeshi Koike (Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine) responsible for character designs, music by Grammy Award-nominated artist Flying Lotus and award-winning actor LaKeith Stanfield serving as executive producer and the voice of Yasuke.

The additional confirmed voices are listed below:

  • Nobunaga – Takehiro Hira
  • Saki – Maya Tanida
  • Natsumaru – Ming-Na Wen
  • Morisuke – Paul Nakauchi
  • Haruto – Darren Criss
  • Nikita – Julie Marcus
  • Achoja – William Christopher Stephens
  • Ishikawa – Dia Frampton
  • Abraham – Don Donahue
  • Daimyo – Amy Hill
  • Kurosaka (Dark General) – Noshi Dalal

Yasuke is streaming exclusively on Netflix April 26, 2021.