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Demon Slayer Prepares for Toonami with Dub Reveal Trailer

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The main English dub cast has been revealed for the wildly popular Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba anime, which is about to be exposed to even more people when it premieres on Toonami. The first episode is set to make its debut on October 12, and you can see a sample of the dub in the reveal trailer below.

Cast:

Tanjiro Kamado: Zach Aguilar (ALDNOAH.ZERO, Fate/Apocrypha)
Nezuko Kamado: Abby Trott (Asterisk WarNeon Genesis Evangelion)
Zenitsu Agatsuma: Aleks Le (Record of Grancrest War)
Inosuke Hashibira: Bryce Papenbrook (Sword Art Online series, Blue Exorcist)
Giyu Tomioka: Johnny Young Bosch (Bleach, Blue Exorcist, Durarara!!)

Cast comments from Aniplex of America’s press release:

“I was ecstatic, to say the least, when I heard I got the role of Tanjiro,” Zach Aguilar shares about finding out he was cast as the main character Tanjiro. “As a fan of the show, I’m extremely honored to be able to be a part of such a fantastic anime. I’m giving this character my all, and I’m looking forward to going through Tanjiro’s journey!” 

“Nezuko as a human is a sweet, caring sister to her many siblings,” Abby Trott describes her character.  “And even as a demon, when it comes to Tanjiro and family, she mus protecc. I definitely relate to her sentiments about protecting those people (and pets) that I hold dear!” 

“When I got the news, I jumped out of my seat and unleashed a thunderous shriek,” Aleks Le explains of receiving the news that he had been cast as Zenitsu. “I was shaking with excitement. Being on the main cast of a show and getting to spend a lot of time with and play such a fun character is something I’ve always wanted to do. I’m over the moon and can’t wait to share what we’re doing with the rest of the community!”

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