Tag: Lupin The III

Lupin III returns to Toonami, replaces Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex!!

The master thief is back! On their official Facebook page, Toonami announced that Lupin III: Part VI – Italian Adventure will return to Toonami on June 2, taking Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex’s 3:30 a.m. timeslot. The series centers on Lupin III, who dons his blue jacket, as he romps through Italy and …

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Tamio Ohki, “Ghost in the Shell” voice actor, dies at 89.

Tamio Ohki passed away last Thursday on December 14, his agency, Mansu Promotion, announced yesterday. He had been undergoing treatment for an unknown illness. Born in Tokyo on January 2, 1923, Tamio began his career soon after the end of World War II. He joined Japanese dub works of American TV drama and films, voicing …

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Live-Action Film Adaptation of Lupin The III coming in Summer 2014!!!

  The legendary Monkey Punch’s anime and manga franchise Lupin The 3rd will be getting a live-action film adaptation in the summer of 2014. Directed by Ryuhei Kitamura (Azumi, Godzilla: Final Wars), the movie will be set as the origin of the series, telling the tale of how the five main characters meet and become the “Lupin Crew”, and will …

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