Greetings, true believers! Before you ask, Stan Lee will indeed play himself.
Earlier today, Funimation unveiled their English dub cast for The Reflection. The series will star the following:
- X-On: Vic Mignogna
- Eleanor Everts: Aviva Pressman
- Steel Ruler: Yasmina Shaw
- Lisa Livingston: Talya Sindel
- Flaming Fury: Laila Berzins
- I-Guy: James Kirby
- Vy Le: Saki Miata
- Deborah: Jill Cott
- Stan Lee / Mr. Mystic: Stan Lee
- Additional Voices: Kyle Chapple
- Additional Voices: Michelle Faraone
- Additional Voices: Aron Fromm
- Additional Voices: Matthew David McCallum
- Additional Voices: Jesse Merlin
- Additional Voices: Michael Orenstein
- Additional Voices: Isaac Simons
- Additional Voices: Matthew Murray
The team of Matthew Murray, Aron Fromm, and Isaac Simons is directing the adaptation, which features scripts by Murray. A première date hasn’t been announced as of press time, but Funimation notes that the dub will launch this summer.
the Reflection premiered earlier today. Crunchyroll currently streams the show as part of their Summer 2017 simulcast lineup.
The Reflection is a collaborative project between Stan Lee (X-Men, Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk), Hiroshi Nagahama (Mushi-shi, Detroit Metal City), Studio DEEN, and Pow! Entertainment. The project was first unveiled in 2015.
Koichiro Sohtome is directing the project at Studio DEEN, with Yoshihiko Umakoshi (Berserk, Mushi-shi) providing character designs. Yasuyuki Suzuki (Naruto Shippūden, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s) is writing the show’s scripts, while Trevor Horn produces the music.
Funimation describes The Reflection as:
It happened suddenly—a worldwide phenomenon that took numerous lives and forever changed those that survived. The Reflection reformed the world and gifted many with power. Some use it for good, others for evil. But why did this happen and what does it mean for the future of the world? The shocking answer awaits you!
Source: Funimation Blog