The staff and cast have been announced for the forthcoming Hataraku Oniisan! anime shorts.
Yoshiki Usa is credited as the original creator. Tomoya Takashima is directing the anime at Tomovies. Hiromu Kumamoto is the scriptwriter for the anime. Haruka Oda is the character designer. R.O.N is composing the music.
The cast includes:
- Kentarō Tomita is Tapio Chatorazawa
- Takuya Mizoguchi is Kuehiko Roshihara
- Tomokazu Sugita is The Animal With the Ineffable Name
DearDream, the in-story male idol unit from the Dream Festival! franchise (of which Tomita and Mizoguchi are members), will perform the anime’s theme song.
Hataraku Oniisan! is scheduled to premiere on Japanese television on January 9, 2018.