The Sextuplets Are Back! Anime “Osomatsu-san” Second Season Confirmed
Anime “Osomatsu-san” is a revival animation series of Fujio Akatsuka’s immortal comedy manga “Osomatsu-kun”. The sextuplets; Osomatsu, Karamatsu, Choromatsu, Ichimatsu, Jyushimatsu, and Todomatsu, from the original series are grown up as adult, and develop a slapstick everyday comedy. The first season of the anime became a big social phenomenon and many people continued to see the sextuplets all around Japan through collaboration goods with various companies and characters, even after the series ended in March 2016.
Then! The long-awaited second series was announced on April 6, during the advanced filming of “Osomatsu-san All Japan Invitational Filming Spring Festival”. The supervision will be led by Youichi Fujita same as the first season, and Naoyuki Asano will be also continuing the roll as the character designer.
The voice actors are reunited as well. Eldest brother; Osomatsu’s cast is Takahiro Sakurai, the second brother; Karamatsu is Yuichi Nakamura, the third brother; Choromatsu is Hiroshi Kamiya, the fourth brother; Ichimatsu is Jun Fukuyama, the fifth brother; Jyuushimatsu is Daisuke Ono, and the youngest brother; Todomatsu is Miyu Irino.
The comments from the voice actors are published on the official and below is the translation.
Takahiro Sakurai (Osomatsu)
Wait, what!? Really!? No, no, no! That’s no good!! Rethink guys!! I WILL DO MY BEST!!
Yuuichi Nakamura (Karamatsu)
Wow, 2nd season… I continued thinking ‘what if there’s another chance of this work…’ since there was no big action even though the reaction of the series was big, and well at last!! I will again do my best to make people laugh every week.
Hiroshi Kamiya (Choromatsu)
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, thank you for waiting! Well, many would say this work as past product, so I’m worried how many people are waiting for this, but we will doing IT again!! Please let us!! We’ll do any stupid stuff that we could think of again!!
Jun Fukuyama (Ichimatsu)
I understand that we are doing THAT sextuplets again in THAT work again, and I, as myself, thought “THAT is nuts”, but I have a strong feeling of doing THAT work again so please stay with us again.
Daisuke Ono (Jyushimatsu)
Because of everyone’s yell, 2nd season will be real!! Thank you!! As long as many people cheer us, I will continue to hustle and mustle with Jyuushimatsu!!
Miyu Irino (Todomatsu)
Vice versa… 2nd season!? I believe it will be interesting again, but there are always series that couldn’t go over the evaluation of 1st season… Anyway, we’ll be doing lazy as usual, but it will be interesting, I think!!
BILLIE IDLE® Pay Tribute to the Past With the MV for “BYE-BYE”!
End of Adolescence: Ami Maeshima (SUPER☆GiRLS) Graduation Live Report