Johnny's Idol Tsubasa Imai to Make Guest Voice Appearance in TV Anime "Layton Detective Agency"
Johnny’s Idol Tsubasa Imai to Make Guest Voice Appearance in TV Anime “Layton Detective Agency”
The official website for the upcoming TV anime Layton Mystery Tanteisha ~Katrie no Nazotoki File~ (Layton Detective Agency ~Katrielle’s Mystery Solving File~) announced today that 36-year-old Tsubasa Imai, a member of Johnny & Associates’ idol duo Tackey & Tsubasa, will make a guest voice appearance in its first episode.
This is his first anime voice acting and he is cast as Simon Light, a British man who is the first client of Layton Detectivbe Agency. He recently purchased his new house, but his wife and two daughters mysteriously disappeared in the house. Even a police detective he asked to find his family goes missing during the investigation. Finally, he visits Layton Detective Agency to solve the mystery.
The TV anime adaptation based on Level-5’s adventure game Layton Mystery Tanteisha ~Katrie no Nazotoki File~ (Layton Detective Agency ~Katrielle’s Mystery Solving File~) is set to premiere on Fuji
TV in April 2018. The protagonist Katrielle Layton, the daughter of Professor Layton, is voiced by
28-year-old popular anime voice actress Kana Hanazawa (Kuroneko in Oreimo, Hinata Kawamoto
in March comes like a lion).
— レイトン ミステリー探偵社【アニメ公式】 (@anime_layton) 2018年1月22日
TV anime “Layton Mystery Tanteisha ~Katrie no Nazotoki File~” Main Staff:
Creative Director/Original Story, Series Composition: Akihiro Hino (Inazuma Eleven, Time Bokan 24)
Director: Susumu Mitsunaka (Haikyu!!)
Original Character Designer: Takuzou Nagano
Anime Character Designer: Utako Takada
Anime Production: Liden Films (The Heroic Legend of Arslan, Love and Lies)
Main Voice Cast:
Katrielle Layton: Kana Hanazawa (Kuroneko in Oreimo, Hinata Kawamoto in March comes like a lion)
Sherl: Jyurota Kosugi (Henken Bekkener in Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam)
Noa Montreux: Kyosuke Ikeda (Sou Inuoka in Haikyu!!)
Darjeeling Aspoirot: Yohei Tadano (Shidoh in Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn)
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