The official website for the new television anime of Natsuki Takaya’s Fruits Basket manga has announced that Maaya Sakamoto is joining the cast as the character Akito Sohma.
The new anime will have an entirely new cast and staff, as per Takaya’s request. The new anime will cover the entire manga’s story.
The Fruits Basket reboot anime will premiere on Japanese television in April 2019, and FUNimation Entertainment will stream the anime on FunimationNow. FUNimation has also licensed the home video rights.