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Afro Samurai: :  -- A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan.
Afro Samurai: :  -- A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan.
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Release Date:
4 January 2007 (USA) See more »
Plot:
A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan. Full summary »
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User Reviews:
Awesome Show/ See more (37 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 6 of 14)

Samuel L. Jackson ... Ninja Ninja / ... (5 episodes, 2007)

Phil LaMarr ... Brother 1 / ... (5 episodes, 2007)

Yuri Lowenthal ... Kuma / ... (5 episodes, 2007)

Greg Eagles ... Brother 6 / ... (3 episodes, 2007)

Terrence 'T.C.' Carson ... Sword Master / ... (3 episodes, 2007)

John DiMaggio ... Brother 2 / ... (3 episodes, 2007)
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Series Directed by
Fuminori Kizaki (unknown episodes)
 
Series Writing credits
Derek Draper (5 episodes, 2007)
Yasuyuki Muto (5 episodes, 2007)
Takashi Okazaki (5 episodes, 2007)
Tomohiro Yamashita (5 episodes, 2007)
Christine Yoo (5 episodes, 2007)
Leo Chu (4 episodes, 2007)
Eric Garcia (4 episodes, 2007)

Series Produced by
Tommy Blacha .... consulting producer (5 episodes, 2007)
Eric S. Calderon .... co-producer (5 episodes, 2007)
Leo Chu .... executive producer (5 episodes, 2007)
Eric Garcia .... executive producer (5 episodes, 2007)
Shinichiro Ishikawa .... executive producer / co-producer (5 episodes, 2007)
Samuel L. Jackson .... executive producer / co-producer (5 episodes, 2007)
Arthur Smith .... executive producer (5 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Original Music by
RZA (5 episodes, 2007)
Michael Baiardi (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Casting by
Jamie Simone (5 episodes, 2007)

Kendra Carter (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
Leo Chu .... executive in charge of production: Spike TV (1 episode, 2007)
Koji Kajita .... executive in charge of production: Studio Gonzo (1 episode, 2007)
Taito Okiura .... executive in charge of production: Studio Gonzo (1 episode, 2007)
Arthur Smith .... executive in charge of production: Studio Gonzo (1 episode, 2007)
 
Series Art Department
Hiroya Iijima .... character designer (1 episode, 2007)
Fuminori Kizaki .... storyboard artist (1 episode, 2007)
 
Series Sound Department
David W. Barr .... original dialogue mixer (5 episodes, 2007)
James Robinson .... recording assistant (5 episodes, 2007)
Steven Romero Jr. .... sound re-recording mixer (5 episodes, 2007)

John Carey .... dialog recordist (unknown episodes)
Mike Garcia .... dialogue editor (unknown episodes)
Eric Lewis .... dialogue recording engineer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Hisashi Mori .... key animator (2 episodes, 2007)
Gosei Oda .... key animator (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Music Department
Michael Baiardi .... music editor (5 episodes, 2007)
Matthew Richard Harris .... composer: additional music (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Other crew
Kevin Kay .... network executive (5 episodes, 2007)
Laura Lopez .... talent coordinator (5 episodes, 2007)
Lindsey Myers .... production coordinator (5 episodes, 2007)
Chas Naylor .... production staff (5 episodes, 2007)
Yumiko Nishi .... production coordinator (5 episodes, 2007)
Jamie Simone .... voice director (5 episodes, 2007)
 

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125 min (5 episodes)
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Ivanov:I am second to no man.See more »
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Featured in Anime: Drawing a Revolution (2007) (TV)See more »
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FAQ

Why are the DVD and Blu-Ray-Versions called "Director's Cut"?
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22 out of 40 people found the following review useful.
Awesome Show/, 11 January 2007
Author: emeriosity from United States

I first heard about this a little after the e3 convention 2006. And was amazed by the sound of the title "Afro Samurai" Right then in there i had a vision of this character looking like Jim Kelly from enter the dragon.

Needless to say he reminds me of him in some way's. Anyhow i had awaited the premiere of this show.

And It's awesome in all aspects of the word. It has great voice overs, Scene's, and blood.

If you are into arse kicking samurai's and Samuel L. Jackson. Afro Samurai is the show for you! I highly recommend watching it.

Im not sure when the DVD comes out.

But i will be on the look out.

Enjoy IMDb'rs.

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