LOS ANGELES, CA – [October 22, 2021] – TMS Entertainment, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the LUPIN The 3rd animated series, will host the world premiere of the long-awaited LUPIN THE 3rd PART 1 English Dub on their TMS Official YouTube Channel. The premiere is scheduled to go live Sunday, October 24, the 50-year anniversary date of the series debut in Japan. The screening will be hosted by Richard Epcar, Director of the English dub and voice of Daisuke Jigen, and will be followed by Episode 1, “Is Lupin Burnin…?!”.
The special event is set to go live October 24 at 9:00AM PT/12PM ET and will be available to stream until October 31. Fans eagerly awaiting the countdown to the premiere can head over to the event’s watch page where they can opt to receive notification reminders, leave comments, and interact with other fans in the chat box. You can access the event by visiting the LUPIN THE 3rd PART 1 Episode 1 (Brand New English Dub) watch page on Anime! On TMS YouTube Channel.
About LUPIN THE 3rd
Created by Monkey Punch and making its anime debut in 1971 with LUPIN THE 3rd PART 1, LUPIN THE 3rd is a highly acclaimed media franchise that follows the adventures of the world’s greatest thief Lupin III, the grandson of famed French master thief Arsène Lupin. When it comes to the art of thievery, there is nothing Lupin III cannot steal; whether it be jewels, works of art, hidden treasures, the secret to immortality, or the heart of a pretty girl. Together with Daisuke Jigen, an expert marksman, and Goemon Ishikawa, a master swordsman whose sword can cut anything; Lupin travels across the globe to rob the world of its most valued treasures whilst always staying one step ahead of Inspector Zenigata and his Interpol agents. The franchise has spawned six television series, over ten theatrical releases, and 27 feature-length TV specials.
About TMS Entertainment Co., Ltd.
TMS Entertainment USA, Inc. is a subsidiary of TMS Entertainment Co., Ltd. (better known as TMS), one of the largest anime studios in Japan. With strong focus on anime production, licensing, and distribution, TMS boasts a library of over 12,000 episodes across a total of 420 titles that include much-loved anime titles such as LUPIN THE 3rd, Dr. STONE, and MEGALOBOX. For more information, visit www.tmsanime.com
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