Komi-san anime adaptation has revealed three new male cast additions on its official website. The series begins airing on October 6th, 2021. Studio OLM is producing it, under the direction of Kazuki Kawagoe.
The three new cast members include Kenji Akabane (Shinichi Sakurai from Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out!) as Shigeo Chiarai, Yuga Sato as Taisei Sonoda, while Kensho Ono (Oboro Shirakumo from My Hero Academia) is voicing Mono Shinobino.
Komi Can’t Communicate Anime Adaptation
The main and secondary cast information for the Komi-san anime is already available. Aoi Koga is voicing Shouko Komi, with Gakuto Kajiwara as Hitohino Tadano and Rie Murakawa as Najimi Osana. Rumi Okubo (Omoharu Nakanaka), Rina Hidaka (Ren Yamai), and Yuikyo Fuji (Himiko Agari) are also starring in the anime, along with Noriko Hidaka who is narrating.
As mentioned above, Studio OLM is animating the series. Kazuki Kawagoe is directing, with Atsuko Nakajima, who is in charge of character designs, and Deko Akao (series composition). In addition, Yukari Hashimoto composing the music.
I want to talk, but I can’t. If people found out about this anxiety, what would I do? Komi is a girl whose beauty turns the heads of everyone around her, but she suffers from social anxiety. She has a lot of trouble communicating, and to the people around her, she comes off as unapproachable.
“How do I strike up a conversation?” “Once I do, then what do I say?” Komi can’t help but get caught up on such questions.
-via AnimeJapan 2021 AniRank
This story follows the school life of Komi and Tadano, who she befriends. Komi may be trembling from her heart all the way to her fingertips, but her goal is to make 100 friends! This communication comedy will have you grinning ear to ear before you know it, but at times it will make your heartache!
Source: Official Website