Ascendant animation on Tuesday revealed the cast for its English dub of Showtime! ~Uta no O-nee-san Datte Shitai~ (Even the Songstress Wants to Do It), the adaptation of May Girigiri‘s Showtime! ~Minami O-nee-san Datte H Shitai~ (Even Miss Minami Wants to Have Sex) manga. The cast includes:
Extra votes include Steven Aries, Carlette Odemwingie, Damien Snapp, Clarice Ljoma, Zack Maher, Shane Tay, Sean Tay, Reggie Lussier, Chasity Conner, Reuben O’Neill, Venus Carey, Danielle McRae, Reece Bridgerand Bonnie Gordon.
The staff too dub includes ADR director Prime Minister Seymourtranslator Kevin Frane, ADR engineer Steve Warky Nunezhours Jonathan Hinga, ADR mixer Steve Warky Nunezand localization guide Kevin Frane. Paul Davey, Danny Miller, Brian Rollins, Sean Tayand Shane Tay credited for quality assurance. No studio in particular is credited for talent acquisition. Katrina caffeine is the office manager. K. Cornell Kellum is the executive producer.
Ascendant animation describes the anime:
After the passing of Shoji’s wife, “Sing along! Show” became a focal point of healing for him and his young daughter Kana. After a chance encounter with the show’s beautiful singing star, Minami, Shoji tries to start a relationship – but is this single father ready to deal with the realities of dating a TV personality? And can Minami ever find love in an industry that requires her to maintain a clean and innocent appearance?
Unlike many of the previous ones AnimeFesta projects, the main cast is the same for both the “on-air version” and the more explicit “premium version” of the anime.
The anime’s premium version premiered first on AnimeFesta service, followed by the on-air version on the same day last October. AnimeFesta‘s YouTube channel and other services also streamed the on-air version. The anime will have a second season that will premiere in January 2023 BS11 and Tokyo MXas well AnimeFesta service and other streaming sites.
Saburo Miura (My matchmaking partner is a student, an aggressive troublemaker) directed and wrote the script for the anime at Rabbit gate. Kenichi Hamazaki designed the characters, and LAZZ was head of animation.
Suiseisha published the manga in print in September 2021. Girigiri also published the manga under the second title Uta no O-nee-san Datte H Shitai ~Konna Kao, TV no Mae no Minna niwa Miserarenai yo.
Source: Press release