Netflix’s latest original anime ‘Pacific Rim: The Black’ is set to release this week, but who are the English and Japanese voice cast for the Kaiju-battling series?
Netflix continues to add fantastic content to its vast library of anime with ‘Pacific Rim: The Black’.
The spin-off to the Hollywood blockbuster franchise, this anime will tell a rather humbler story of two siblings trying to survive in a Kaiju-ruled Australia.
However, fans around the world may recognise a few of the voices in Pacific Rim: The Black, so who are the cast?
Pacific Rim: The Black –Voice cast
- Gideon Adlon (English) and Yui Shimodaya (Japanese) as Harley Travis
- Callum Worthy (English) and Yusuke Kobayashi (Japanese) as Taylor Travis
- Erica Lindbeck (English) and Iku Minase (Japanese) as Loa
Pacific Rim: The Black – Hayley Travis
In the English version of Pacific Rim: The Black, Hayley Travis is voiced by Gideon Adlon.
Gideon Aldon is an American actress who is best known for her roles in Blockers (2018), The Mustang (2019) and The Craft: Legacy (2020). The 23-year-old has also appeared in Louie, Criminal Minds, American Crime and The Society.
Fans may also recognise her voice as Lydia from Solar Opposites and as Violet from The Walking Dead: The Final Season video game.
In the Japanese version of Pacific Rim: The Black, Hayley Travis is voiced by Yui Shimodaya.
There is very little information available on Yui Shimodaya, but she is credited with roles in Voltron: Legendary Defender as Princess Allura and Gintama as the Oedo Record Narrator.
Pacific Rim: The Black – Taylor Travis
In the English version of Pacific Rim: The Black, Hayley Travis is voiced by Callum Worthy.
Callum Worthy is a Canadian actor, writer and producer who is best known for his work in Stormworld (2009), Austin & Ally (2011), American Vandal (2017) and The Act (2019).
The 30-year-old has appeared in countless movies and TV series, including Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed, Assimilate, Stargate Atlantis, Supernatural, Smallville and Longmire.
In the Japanese version of Pacific Rim: The Black, Hayley Travis is voiced by Yusuke Kobayashi.
Yusuke Kobayashi is a well-known Japanese voice actor who is fans may recognise from voicing Senku in Dr Stone and Subaru in Re:ZERO – Starting Life in Another World.
The 35-year-old has voiced characters in countless anime, including A Certain Scientific Railgun, Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, Fire Force, Mob Psycho 100 and Cells at Work.
Pacific Rim: The Black – Loa
In the English version of Pacific Rim: The Black, Hayley Travis is voiced by Erica Lindbeck.
Erica Lindbeck is an American voice actress who is best known as the voice of Barbie from 2015 onwards.
The 28-year-old has voiced characters in countless superb animations, including Sword Art Online, The Seven Deadly Sins, Hunter x Hunter, Demon Slayer and Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts.
In the Japanese version of Pacific Rim: The Black, Hayley Travis is voiced by Iku Minase.
Not much information on Iku Minase is available online. However, she is accredited with a role in Gintama as Ichiro and Sasuke.
By Tom Llewellyn – [email protected]