There has been plenty of buzz this week when Otakon this past weekend and an anime classic is getting a new English dub. Sentai Filmworks has gotten the rights to Vampire Hunter D OVA. They have been announcing the cast little by little, but D’s new voice actor had not be announced … until now.
John Gremillion will take center stage as the lead, playing the title character in the redub. For those who don’t know, Vampire Hunter D is a tale of a group of vampire nobles that enslave a city and when their leader, Count Magnus Lee, takes a young woman beloved by her family against her will, they call the vampire hunter known simply as D.
Joining Gremillion is long time voice actress Luci Christian as Doris Lang while Count Magnus Lee will be played by David Wald. The Sentai Filmworks new English dub of Vampire Hunter D OVA on Blu-ray and DVD will hit stores on August 25th.