Anime “B:The Beginning”


The preview of the original anime “B: The Beginning” directed by Kazuto Nakazawa (director of the movie “Kill Bill”), produced by I.G Production (the series “Ghost in the Shell”…) was held in Tokyo on 21st, the voice actor Yūki Kaji also attended.

Kaji – voices Kurobe, a mysterious young man who works as a craftworker at a violin factory. About the anime, he said: “I thought: It was such like a foreign movie, absolutely interesting.” Hence, I participated the audition. Thanks to your support, I was able to take part in this work.

Hiroaki Hirata as Keith/Kazama/Dr. Flick, a legendary inspector called the “Geni” (genius); Asami Seto as Hoshimei Lily- a young female investigator; and Kaito Ishikawa as Minazuki – Market Maker of a mysterious organization appeared at the preview. Director Nakazawa also attended the event.

The anime depicts Keith pursuing a serial killer that only aims at violent criminals, also known as “Killer B”.

It will be broadcasted worldwide through “Netflix”, a video distribution service from 3rd February.