Through a live broadcast of the station Adult swimIt turned out that the animated adaptation for the manga was written and illustrated by Junji Ito, Uzumaki, will postpone its premiere until 2021. The series should premiere this year.
The premiere of the mini series with four episodes is planned for the program block this year Toonamibefore its official release in Japan. The manga in turn previously inspired a live-action film adaptation Eriko Hatsune and Fan fhi, released in 2000.
Cast of votes
- Uki Satake like Kirie Goshima.
- Shinichiro Miki like Shuichi Saito.
- Toshio Furukawa like Kirie's father.
- Takashi Matsuyama like Shuichi's father.
- Mika Doi like Yukie Saito.
- Mariya Ise like Azami Kurotami.
- Katsuhoshi Matsuzaki like katayama.
- Wataru Hatano like okada.
- Tatsumaru Tachibana like Tsumura.
- Kouichi Toochika like yokota.
- Ami Fukushima like shiho.
- Hiroshi Nagahama (Mushi-Shi) is responsible for directing the anime at Studio drive.
- Colin Stetson is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack.
- The studies Production I.G USA and the programming block Adult swim produces this adaptation with.
Synopsis of Uzumaki
In the village of Kurouzu-cho, Kirie Goshima lives a relatively normal life with her family. However, one day when she went to the train station to meet her friend Shuuichi Saito, she found that her father was staring at the snail shell in an alley. Without giving much value, Kirie Shuuichi tells the situation to which he replies that his father also behaved very strangely.
Shuuichi also reveals his desire to flee the village with Kirie, claiming that people are obsessed with spirals. But her father's obsession will soon become fatal, triggering a chain of terrible and inexplicable events.
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