The upcoming summer anime series Cheer Danshi!! has been growing its cast for a bit so that we know a good number of the supporting player sin addition to the main cast. The official site has updated again with a few more additions as we get three more cast members for the series of the female presuasion. The series will premiere on July 5th, 2016 on Tokyo MX. The opening theme is “Hajime no Ippo” from Luck Life while the ending theme is made up of the group BREAKERS with the song “LIMIT BREAKERS”.
The newly announced cast includes:
- Yuko Kaida as Satsuki Takashiro
- Ayumi Fujimura as Haruko Bandō
- Reika Uyama as Chihiro Sakai
The work comes from the novel of the same name by Ryou Asai which had a manga adaptation by Ayaka Matsumoto, resulting in four volumes worth of material. The animation adaptation is being directed by Ai Yoshimura based on the series composition from Reiko Yoshida. Hiroyuki Asada is on board with the original character designs while Hitomi Tsuruta is serving as the character designer and chief animation director for Brain’s Base.
The previously announced cast includes Yuki Yonai as Haruka Bandou, Nobuhiko Okamoto as Kazuma Hashimoto, Yuuki Ono as Shou Tokugawa, Tomokazu Sugita as Wataru Mizoguchi, Yuu Hayashi as Kouji Toono, Kousuke Kuwano as Souichirou Suzuki, Kazuyuki Konishi as Gen Hasegawa, Hiroki Yasumoto as Jin Doumoto, Yoshitaka Yamaya as Kaoru Hanasaki, Tasuku Hatanaka as Hisashi Mori, Ayumu Murase as Ryūzō Sakuma, Chiharu Sawashiro as Takeru Andō, Anri Katsu as Tamotsu Kaneda, Hayato Kimura as Natsuki Someya, Yūya Hirose as Daichi Norita, Ryūichi Kijima as Takuya Nabeshima, Takefumi Yumihara as Takumi Nabeshima and Yosei Bun as Chen Zixian.
Plot concept: The show revolves around the “slightly odd and cute” members of a cheerleading squad at a men’s university.