The official website for Mamoru Hosoda’s upcoming new original anime feature Mirai no Mirai (Mirai of The Future)/MIRAI released a 90-second second trailer introducing its theme song “Mirai no Theme” by 65-year-old singer-songwriter Tatsuro Yamashita and its main character voices including the protagonist Kun-chan by 18-year-old actress Moka Kamishiraishi.
Moka is the Grand Prix winner of the 7th Toho Cinderella Audition in 2011 and a younger sister of Mone Kamishiraishi, who voiced the main heroine Mitsuha Miyamizu in Makoto Shinkai’s mega hit anime film in 2016, Kimi no Na wa./Your Name. The four-year-old boy Kun-chan is Moka’s first anime character role.
Meanwhile, Kun-chan’s younger sister Mirai-chan, who comes from the future, is played by 28-year-old actress Haru Kuroki, who previously worked with Hosoda in his 2012 film Okami Kodomo no Ame
to Yuki/Wolf Children as Yuki and his 2015 film Bakemono no Ko/The Boy and The Beast as Ichirouhiko.
The film is set to be released in Japan on July 20, distributed by Toho.
90-second second trailer
30-second second teaser
Main Voice Cast:
- Kun-chan: Moka Kamishiraishi
- Mirai-chan: Haru Kuroki
- Father: Gen Hoshino
- Mother: Kumiko Asou
- A mystery man: Mitsuo Yoshihara
- Baaba (Grandma): Yoshiko Miyazaki
- Jiiji (Grandpa): Kouji Yakusho
— 映画『未来のミライ』公式 (@mirai_movie) 2018年4月10日
The first trailer with English subtitles
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