The Crunchyroll Anime Awards return to Tokyo, Japan on March 2, 2024 with the occasion’s 8th Version. The reside ceremony, going down on the Resort Shin Takanawa, will have fun the creators, musicians, and performers powering the worldwide love of anime.
Famend voice actress Sally Amaki and well-liked entertainer Jon Kabira will likely be again to host the Awards in 2024. Sally Amaki is a member of the digital voice actor idol challenge 22/7 (Nanabun no Nijuuni), a collaboration between Sony Music and ANIPLEX, in addition to each the English and Japanese voice of the character Carol Olston in Tomo-chan Is a Lady!. Jon Kabira is a number and emcee with a wealthy historical past in leisure, working for a few years throughout radio, music, sports activities and extra.
“The Anime Awards are the primary and solely international awards present devoted to the craft of anime, and we will’t wait to have fun this 12 months’s collection, movies, and music chosen by the worldwide followers,” stated Rahul Purini, President of Crunchyroll. “It was a simple determination to return and permit international followers to share their love and admiration instantly with anime’s inventive group. We’re thrilled to highlight the creators, storytellers, and our trusted companions in Japan for all that they do for anime followers.”
Earlier this 12 months, the Anime Awards 2023 was attended by an array of movie star anime followers, together with director Robert Rodriguez (Desperado, From Nightfall Until Daybreak), actor Finn Wolfhard (Stranger Issues, Pinocchio, Ghostbusters, IT), sports activities celebrity Juju Smith-Schuster (Tremendous Bowl winner, Kansas Metropolis Chiefs), and WWE’s Zelina. ALI, a gaggle that bases their sound on roots music with a crossover of Hip Hop, Rock and Ska, composer KOHTA YAMAMOTO, and songwriter and composer Yuki Kajiura carried out, and the evening ended with Cyberpunk: Edgerunners named the 2023 Anime of the Yr.