LaKeith Stanfield to Voice First African Samurai Role in LeSean Thomas' "Yasuke" Next Year!


Fantasy, Historical

Airing Date:
Spring 2021


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A fantasy period drama which also includes Oda Nobunaga in its cast.
Yasuke is a mixture of mecha and magic in the Warring States period when Yasuke became the first African samurai. The strange life of the Ronin Yasuke will be revealed.

The setting is Warring States period in Japan. There was a Bushi (warrior in past Japanese) who were from Africa and served to Nobunaga Oda. He wins many battles and came to be called "Black Samurai".
He is Yasuke --- Legendary African samurai.

Characters & Voice Actors List


Voice Actor: LaKeith Lee "Keith" Stanfield

Nobunaga Oda

Voice Actor:

Main Staff
  • Original Creator: LeSean Thomas
  • Director: LeSean Thomas
  • Character Design: Takeshi Koike
  • Music: Flying Lotus

For more information: Official Website

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