It’s raining voice actors! Weathering With You, Makoto Shinkai’s hit follow-up to Your Name, is (finally!) hitting American theaters this month.
Now we know who’s set to appear in the film’s English-language dub.
The cast looks a little somethin’ like this:
Brandon Engman as Hodaka
Ashley Boettcher as Hina
Lee Pace as Suga
Alison Brie as Natsumi
Emeka Guindo as Nagi
Riz Ahmed as Takai
Vinnie Penna as Kimura
Mike Pollock as Yasui
Barbara Goodson as Tachibana
The news comes via a trailer for said English-language dub, which you can stream right here.
Weathering With You (or Tenki no Ko in Japanese) is the tale of Hodaka, a runaway who comes to the big city of Tokyo and meets a mysterious girl named Hina with the power to control the weather. Or as GKIDS puts it:
The summer of his high school freshman year, Hodaka runs away from his remote island home to Tokyo, and quickly finds himself pushed to his financial and personal limits. The weather is unusually gloomy and rainy every day, as if to suggest his future. He lives his days in isolation, but finally finds work as a writer for a mysterious occult magazine. Then one day, Hodaka meets Hina on a busy street corner. This bright and strongwilled girl possesses a strange and wonderful ability: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky…