Tokyo Godfathers
Photo Credit: Studio Madhouse

The American film distributor GKIDS discharged a trailer on Tuesday for its new English dub of Satoshi Kon’s Tokyo Godfathers anime film.

English dub cast of the Tokyo Godfathers film includes:

  • Jon Avner as Gin
  • Victoria Grace as Miyuki
  • Shakina Nayfack as Hana
  • Kate Bornstein as Mother
  • Crispin Freeman as Miyuki’s Father
  • David Manis as Old Man
  • Jamieson Price as Oota
  • Kirk Thornton as Yasuo

GKIDS and Fathom Events will screen a 4K restoration of the film in the United States with English captions on March 9 and with the new English dub on March 11. The screenings will be held at 7:00 p.m. nearby time.

GKIDS portrays the film:

“In modern-day Tokyo, three homeless people’s lives are changed forever when they discover a baby girl at a garbage dump on Christmas Eve. As the New Year fast approaches, these three forgotten members of society band together to solve the mystery of the abandoned child and the fate of her parents. Along the way, encounters with seemingly unrelated events and people force them to confront their own haunted pasts, as they learn to face their future, together.”


Photo Credit: Madhouse

Tokyo Godfathers is a 2003 Japanese anime movie coordinated by Satoshi Kon inexactly dependent on Peter B. Kyne’s epic Three Godfathers.

Tokyo Godfathers was the third energized movie coordinated by Kon and the second which he both composed and coordinated. Keiko Nobumoto, noted for being the maker of the Wolf’s Rain arrangement and a head scriptwriter for Cowboy Bebop, co-composed the content with Kon.

Tokyo Godfathers got an Excellence Prize at the 2003 Japan Media Arts Festival. It additionally won Best Animation Film at the 58th Mainichi Film Awards.