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[08/05/21 - 03:48 PM]
Video: Adult Swim and Crunchyroll Reveal New "Blade Runner: Black Lotus" Key Visual and Opening at Virtual Crunchyroll Expo
The series, premiering later this year, follows a young woman who tries to seek revenge on those that have wronged her while uncovering the mysteries of her past.

[07/23/21 - 05:36 PM]
Video: Watch Adult Swim's Epic Virtual Panels Featured at San Diego Comic-Con@Home Exclusive Looks at Fan Favorites and New Series
During the "Blade Runner: Black Lotus" panel, Adult Swim and Crunchyroll shared an exclusive look at the first-ever trailer and never-before-seen key art.

[07/08/21 - 11:02 AM]
Adult Swim Steps Off the Green and Onto Your Screen for All-New Comic-Con@Home Experience
This year's lineup features star-studded panels from Adult Swim animated favorites "Rick and Morty" and "Tuca & Bertie," plus sneak peeks of brand-new animated series "Blade Runner: Black Lotus" and "Teenage Euthanasia."

[07/07/21 - 09:00 AM]
Adult Swim and Crunchyroll Reveal Alcon Entertainment's "Blade Runner: Black Lotus" Cast
A first look at the new series will debut at Comic-Con@Home 2021 panel hosted online on Friday, July 23.

[11/29/18 - 09:00 AM]
Adult Swim and Crunchyroll Producing All-New "Blade Runner" Anime Series with Alcon Television Group
"Blade Runner - Black Lotus" will feature thirteen 30-minute episodes produced by animation studio Sola Digital Arts.







BLADE RUNNER: BLACK LOTUS (ADULT SWIM)
Premieres in Fall 2021 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
???
STATUS:
new this fall (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (13 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from Adult Swim's press release, November 2018) Alcon Television Group, a division of Alcon Entertainment, has partnered with Adult Swim and Crunchyroll to produce and distribute a new anime series inspired by the critically acclaimed Oscar-winning movie BLADE RUNNER 2049. BLADE RUNNER - BLACK LOTUS will feature thirteen 30-minute episodes produced by animation studio Sola Digital Arts (Ultraman). Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed) and Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex) will direct all episodes of the premiere season, which will follow their current directorial work on the upcoming Ghost in the Shell series reboot. Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop, Samurai Champloo) is a creative producer. While the series plot is being kept under wraps, producers have confirmed the story will take place in 2032 and will include some familiar characters from the BLADE RUNNER universe. Adult Swim will have the worldwide rights (excluding Asia) to distribute the English dubbed versions of the series and will air the English dubbed episodes of BLADE RUNNER - BLACK LOTUS on the network's popular anime programming block Toonami.Similarly, Crunchyroll will handle worldwide streaming for its community of more than 45 million registered users and 2 million subscribers. Adult Swim and Crunchyroll are both divisions of WarnerMedia, with BLADE RUNNER - BLACK LOTUS being one of several upcoming exciting collaborations including the recently debuted Mob Psycho 100 on Toonami.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Akio Nojima as Doctor M (Japanese)
· Arisa Shida as Elle (Japanese)
· Barkhad Abdi as Doc Badger (English)
· Brian Cox as Niander Wallace Sr (English)
· Gregg Henry as Senator Bannister (English)
· Henry Czerny as Doctor M (English)
· Hochu Otsuka as Earl Grant (Japanese)
· Jason Spisak as Hooper (English)
· Jessica Henwick as Elle (English)
· Josh Duhamel as Marlowe (English)
· Kazuki Yao as Hooper (Japanese)
· Masane Tsukayama as Senator Bannister (Japanese)
· Peyton List as Josephine Grant (English)
· Samira Wiley as Alani Davis (English)
· Shinshu Fuji as Joseph (Japanese)
· Stephen Root as Earl Grant (English)
· Taiten Kusunoki as Marlowe (Japanese)
· Takako Honda as Alani Davis (Japanese)
· Takaya Hashi as Niander Wallace Sr (Japanese)
· Takayuki Kinba as Doc Badger (Japanese)
· Takehito Koyasu as Niander Wallace Jr (Japanese)
· Wes Bentley as Niander Wallace Jr (English)
· Will Yun Lee as Joseph (English)
· Yoshiko Sakakibara as Josephine Grant (Japanese)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Al-Francis Cuenca as EP
· Andrew Kosove as EP
· Ben Roberts as CO-EP
· Broderick Johnson as EP
· Joseph Chou as EP
· Kenji Kamiyama as DIR
· Laura Lancaster as EP
· Shinichiro Watanabe as PROD
· Shinji Aramaki as DIR
GENRE(S):
· based on a feature film
· comedy (all)
· comedy (animated)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Alcon Television Group
· Production IG
· Sola Digital Arts