FUNimation Entertainment has announced that Jerry Jewell will star in the English dub for the new television anime of Natsuki Takaya’s Fruits Basket manga. Jewell is reprising his role as the Kyo Sohma from the original anime adaptation.
The company has also announced that Laura Bailey is returning to voice Tohru Honda.
FUNimation has also announced that it will screen the first two episodes of the anime in theaters in the United States in March 2019, and tickets go on sale on February 22, 2019. The company will reveal the exact screening date later. The screenings will feature an “exclusive gift pack” and Japanese and English voice actor commentary.
The new Fruits Basket anime will premiere on Japanese television in April 2019, and FUNimation will stream the anime on FunimationNow. The company has also licensed the home video rights.