Virtual Crunchyroll Expo 2021: Crunchyroll Announces First Round of Guests
Today, the first round of guests and programming for Virtual Crunchyroll Expo 2021 has arrived to include a premiere preview of TONIKAWA: Over the Moon for You OVA, new as well as returning guests, and exclusive merch!
V-CRX attendees will be able to hear from English voice actor, Cherami Leigh (previously voiced Asuna Yuuki in “Sword Art Online,” Minako Aino/Sailor Venus in “Sailor Moon,” and Lucy Heartfilia in “Fairy Tail”).
Japanese vegetable carver, Okitsugu Kado, will return to showcase his talent of carving anime characters from vegetables.
Cosplayer Vampy Bit Me and content creator Mario Bueno will be back this year to co-host Crunchyroll-Hime’s Cosplay Cup, an international cosplay competition that will take place during V-CRX.
Registration for V-CRX is open at expo.crunchyroll.com. The global anime community is encouraged to sign up for a free pass for this year’s event to catch all the action, announcements, guest panels, and more. Virtual Crunchyroll Expo brings together the global anime community to celebrate the best and brightest in Japanese animation. The event will be streaming from August 5-7 only on expo.crunchyroll.com.
E3 Recap | Netflix Culture & Family Culture with Bechir Sylvain
We start off with a recap of the biggest announcements at E3 2021 and then we share with you an exclusive interview with actor, director, and producer Bechir Sylvain joins us to talk about his BIG guest star role in the second season of the Netflix original series based in the Z Nation universe ‘Black Summer.’ Bechir also talks to us about his journey to Hollywood acting and the importance of his Haitian culture and the community he has put together to help bring his Haitian heritage to his new home in L.A. Bechir also talks about his late wife’s non-profit organization ‘Brown Sugar Rehab,’ and the importance of the work they are doing there.