The official English Twitter account for the new television anime of Natsuki Takaya’s Fruits Basket manga has announced that John Burgmeier is joining the cast of the English dub. Burgmeier is reprising his role as Shigure Sohma from the original anime adaptation. It was also announced that Eric Vale is returning to the English dub as Yuki Sohma.
It had previously been announced that Laura Bailey is returning as Tohru Honda, and Jerry Jewell is returning as Kyo Sohma.
FUNimation Entertainment 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 is scheduled to premiere on Japanese television in April 2019, and FUNimation will stream the anime on FunimationNow. The company has also acquired the home video rights for the series.