Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions Casts Kento Hayashi as AigamiNovember 19, 2015 at 10:11 pm | Posted in Japanese, The Dark Side of Dimensions, Yu-Gi-Oh! | Leave a comment
The official Japanese website of Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions announced today the name of a new character and voice actor from the upcoming movie! The website revealed that the long-haired boy whose back is seen in the teaser trailer is named Aigami and will be played by actor Kento Hayashi.
Twenty-four-year-old Hayashi is an up-and-coming actor who has appeared in numerous live-action Japanese TV dramas and movies, including several whose stories are rooted in manga and anime. His lead roles include Tomoki Sakai in the film DIVE!!, a sports drama based on a light novel and shonen manga series about a diving club; Kou Ichinomiya (Riku) in the TV and film adaptations of Arakawa Under the Bridge, a comedy and slice-of-life story with a successful manga and anime series; and Shuhei Hino in Blazing Famiglia, a film based on a popular manga about a gangster family.
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions will be Hayashi’s first big-screen anime voice acting role. The website provided no further details about his character Aigami.