Blade Runner: Black Lotus Series Premiere

When does "Blade Runner: Black Lotus" start on Adult Swim? Will Blade Runner: Black Lotus be a successful show? Who is in the cast? Where to watch trailer & more. In this post, we have summarized everything we know so far about the new Adult Swim series.

What Is Blade Runner: Black Lotus About?

Los Angeles 2032. A young woman wakes up with no memories, and possessing deadly skills. The only clues to her mystery are a locked data device and a tattoo of a black lotus. Putting together the pieces, she must hunt down the people responsible for her brutal and bloody past to find the truth of her lost identity.

Delve into the future. Blade Runner: Black Lotus, an Adult Swim and Crunchyroll Original, will premiere later this year on Adult Swim and Crunchyroll.

Opening sequence features the original song “Feel You Now” from GRAMMY Award-winner singer-songwriter Alessia Cara.

Adult Swim and Crunchyroll revealed the characters and all-star cast of the much-anticipated animated series BLADE RUNNER: BLACK LOTUS. The new series is inspired by the award-winning and critically lauded Blade Runner movie franchise. A first look at the new series will debut at Comic-Con@Home 2021 panel hosted online on Friday, July 23rd.

The English and Japanese voice cast includes:

· Elle, a female replicant created for a secret and unknown purpose, will be played by Jessica Henwick / Arisa Shida

· Joseph, a mysterious figure who owns a spare parts junkyard in Los Angeles, will be played by Will Yun Lee / Shinshu Fuji

· Alani Davis, a fresh LAPD recruit, will be played by Samira Wiley / Takako Honda

· Niander Wallace Sr, founder and CEO of the Wallace Corporation, will be played by Brian Cox / Takaya Hashi

· Niander Wallace Jr, a brilliant scientist working for his father, will be played by Wes Bentley / Takehito Koyasu

· Marlowe, a deadly Blade Runner, will be played by Josh Duhamel / Taiten Kusunoki

· Josephine Grant, the wife of the police chief, will be played by Peyton List / Yoshiko Sakakibara

· Earl Grant, Police Chief of the LAPD, will be played by Stephen Root / Hochu Otsuka

· Doc Badger, a black market dealer, will be played by Barkhad Abdi /Takayuki Kinba

· Senator Bannister, a politician with strong feelings on replicant production, will be played by Gregg Henry / Masane Tsukayama

· Doctor M, a brilliant doctor and professor of medicine, will be played by Henry Czerny / Akio Nojima

· Hooper, a journalist in the pocket of the Wallace Corporation, will be played by Jason Spisak / Kazuki Yao

Starting at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET on Friday, July 23rd, fans will hear directly from the creative team and voice talent Shinji Aramaki (co-director), Kenji Kamiyama (co-director), Joseph Chou (executive producer), Wes Gleason (voice director), Jessica Henwick (voice of Elle), and Jason DeMarco (co-creator of Toonami/senior vice-president and creative director for Adult Swim/moderator) as they premiere an exclusive first look at the new series at SDCC@Home.

Coming later this year, the Adult Swim and Crunchyroll Original BLADE RUNNER: BLACK LOTUS will feature thirteen episodes directed by Shinji Aramaki and Kenji Kamiyama. The series is produced by Alcon Entertainment and animation studio Sola Digital Arts, with Shinichiro Watanabe serving as a creative producer.

Adult Swim will air the English language version on the network’s popular anime programming block Toonami and Crunchyroll will stream the series in Japanese with subtitles to its global community of more than 100 million registered users and 4 million subscribers. Both will offer the series to viewers worldwide outside of Asia.

Read More: “Blade Runner: Black Lotus” Premieres in 2021, Key Art and Opening Scene Revealed by [adult swim] and Crunchyroll

Blade Runner: Black Lotus Season 1 Release Date

Blade Runner: Black Lotus Season 1 is not cancelled or renewed by Adult Swim yet. We are still waiting for the official show status announcement. This status will be updated once we have more information.
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Blade Runner: Black Lotus Season 1 Trailer

Right now, we don't have an official season 1 trailer. We are still waiting for the announcement from Adult Swim. Here is the latest promo/trailer shared on press releases & social accounts so far:

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