Soma Saito (Twelve in Zankyou no Terror) and Rie Murakawa (Nyaa-tan in Etotama) joins the cast of Kyoukai no Rinne.
Soma Saito will play Kain, the shinigami clerk who is hellbent on crushing Damashigami Company— that same company founded by Rinne’s father, Sabato (CV:Kappei Yamaguchi).
Rie Murakawa will play Ageha, a shinigami who is investigating the Damashigami Company while searching for her missing sister. Ageha is set to appear on the 12th episode of Kyoukai no Rinne.
Kyoukai no Rinne is a manga written and illustrated by famed manga artist, Rumiko Takahashi (Ranma 1/2, Inuyasha) . The series is currently in serialization in the Weekly Shounen Sunday magazine since 22 Apr 2009. This rom-com tells the tale of Sakura Mamiya (CV:Marina Inoue), a high school girl with special abilities — she can see ghosts much to her annoyance. She gets to have an encounter with Rokudou Rinne (CV:Kaito Ishikawa), a jack-of-all-trade shinigami, who also happens to be her classmate. With their fates intertwined, can Sakura see beyond her ability and accept it?
This two-cour series is airing every Saturday on NHK’s E Tele channel.