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GKIDS Release 'Weathering With You' Dubbed Trailer

The wait is nearly over for the English language release of Makoto Shinkai's Weathering With You. The anime auteur's follow up to his global mega-hit Your Name was released in Japan and elsewhere in 2019 but it finally comes to cinema's in the US and UK in January 2020.

US distributor GKIDS Films have unveiled the debut English dubbed trailer for the film, as well as announcing the cast for the English version. The dubbed version was produced at NYAV Post- who produced most of GKIDS' dubs- and directed by Michael Sinterniklaas and Stephanie Sheh.  The cast has a number of big names in supporting roles- with Lee Pace, Alison Brie and Riz Ahmed all featuring. Brandon Engman and Ashley Boettcher voice the film's teenage leads.

Weathering With You will be debut in the US as a Fathom Events screening on January 15 and 16, before a limited national release starting on January 17. In the UK, the film will screen as part of a double-bill with Your Name on January 15 before a limited release on January 17 via Anime Limited.

Watch the new trailer below!



English Voice Cast in Order of Appearance
Brandon Engman – Hodaka
Ashley Boettcher – Hina
Lee Pace – Suga
Alison Brie – Natsumi
Emeka Guindo – Nagi
Riz Ahmed – Takai
Vinnie Penna – Kimura
Mike Pollock – Yasui
Barbara Goodson – Tachibana 

GKIDS proudly presents the highly-anticipated new film from director Makoto Shinkai and producer Genki Kawamura, the creative team behind the critically-acclaimed, global smash hit Your Name. 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 strong-willed girl possesses a strange and wonderful ability: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky…

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