Sentai Filmworks announced that they acquired the domestic rights to Utano☆Princesama Legend Star. The series, which is slated to premiere on October 2, will stream on select digital outlets. A home video release is also planned, though no details are known as of press time.
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Sentai Filmworks Brings the Boys Back in “Utano☆Princesama Legend Star”
HOUSTON, SEPTEMBER 26, 2016– Sentai Filmworks is thrilled to rejoin the gorgeous boys of ST☆RISH in the exciting fourth season of the Uta no ☆ Prince-sama series: Utano☆Princesama Legend Star.
In this new season, the stars and heavens collide once more as our vibrant vocalists delve deeper into the competitive and turbulent idol world. With HE☆VENS on the rise, ST☆RISH and Haruka must up their game to bring their performances to sparkling new heights!
A-1 Pictures (Fairy Tail, Black Butler, Your Lie in April, From the New World) returns to produce the fourth season, with music composition once again handled by Elements Garden. The series is directed by Takeshi Furuta (Storyboard and Unit Director of Utano ☆ Princesama Revolutions). Tomoko Konparu (series composition for the first three seasons) and Sayaka Konno helm series composition, with Maki Fujioka (Wolf Girl & Black Prince, La Corda D’oro – primo passo, Uta no ☆ Prince-sama Revolutions) serving as chief animation director.
Utano☆Princesama Legend Star is scheduled for an October 2, 2016 broadcast in Japan. It will soon be available on select digital outlets with a home video release to follow.
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