Ken Watanabe & Yuu Aoi to Host Studio Ghibli Documentary

Actor Ken Watanabe (The Last Samurai and Inception) and actress Yuu Aoi (Honey and Clover and Tekkonkinkreet) will be hosting a documentary titled Studio Ghibli Monogatari (The Story of Studio Ghibli) which will air on Japan’s NTV on March 21st at 9pm.  The program will detail the struggles of legendary director Hayao Miyazaki, director Isao Takahata, and producer Toshio Suzuki to create the films of Studio Ghibli.  Miyazaki’s son Goro Miyazaki will be directing the film.

 

While Watanabe has yet to voice a role in anime he has said that he would be willing to lend his voice to a Ghibli film if there were a role for him.

 

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