06 April 2012
Oshima Yuko to Dub for [Merida to Osoroshi no Mori]
It was announced that Oshima Yuko is dubbing the role of Merida in [Merida to Osoroshi no Mori], also known as [Brave], a Disney and Pixar 3D computer-animated fantasy adventure film.
Merida, who loves freedom and is always inquisitive, grew and realized her position as a princess. Yuko was picked to dub this role as she is deemed to fit the character perfectly, Yuko said, "I will work my hardest to get into the role of Merida, and I hope to be able to cheer up the audiences watching and give them courage. I hope they look forward to this film."
When ask about her favourite characters in Disney/Pixar films, Yuko, who is a huge fan of their works, said, "There are just too many to be named. My favourite is [Toy Story 3], I'd cry every time I watch it."
[Merida to Osoroshi no Mori] will be in cinemas in Japan starting from 21 July 2012.
Trailer for the film is available at its homepage, http://www.disney.co.jp/movies/merida/