‘Ren Amamiya’ is the Official Persona 5 Protagonist Name for the Anime Adaptation

During today’s Persona 5 the Animation focused live stream, the full name for the Persona 5 protagonist was revealed as “Ren Amamiya” (雨宮蓮).

Card with the name shown during the live stream.

The official name for the Persona 5 protagonist, who is also known by his code name “Joker,” is Akira Kurusu in the official manga adaptation.

In this TV anime adaptation of Persona 5, the actors for the main cast from the original game will make a return.

Cast

  • Hero: Jun Fukuyama
  • Ann Takamaki: Nana Mizuki
  • Ryuji Sakamoto: Miyano Mamoru
  • Morgana: Ikue Otani
  • Yusuke Kitagawa: Tomokazu Sugita
  • Makoto Niijima: Rina Sato
  • Futaba Sakura: Aoi Yūki
  • Haru Okumura: Haruka Tomatsu
  • Goro Akechi: Soichiro Hoshi

The anime is produced by A-1 Pictures, who worked on other Persona series anime adaptations in the past.

The official website for the upcoming anime can be found here,

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