Jujutsu Kaisen is gearing up for a brand new season, however within the run up, one in all its stars is standing on shaky floor. For those who didn’t know, voice actor Takahiro Sakurai has been in scorching water for a lot of this yr. The veteran actor noticed his fame nosedive a number of months again because of an affair scandal, and now, the ordeal has led Sakurai to exit his expertise company.

The voice actor, who performs Suguru Geto in Jujutsu Kaisen, confirmed he was exiting his expertise company in a brand new letter to followers. It was there the star stated he was terminating his contract with INTENTION, a preferred expertise company for voice actors in Japan. Sakurai was represented by the corporate for greater than eight years, however the actor stated he’s leaving on his personal accord to stop his dishonest scandal from harming the company.

“I believed that leaving the workplace was one of many methods I may take accountability and that expressing my ideas and actions by constructing the longer term was my very own approach of drawing a line by means of my previous,” Sakurai wrote in his notice. “Any more, whereas dealing with my work with sincerity, I’ll rethink myself as soon as once more, and stroll to repay the kindness I’ve obtained from all of you in order that I can restore the belief that I’ve misplaced”

For individuals who aren’t updated with Sakurai, you need to know Geto’s voice actor bumped into bother final October when a newspaper in Japan reported on their affair. The report revealed Sakurai had been concerned in an extramarital affair for not less than 10 years with a author on his radio show. Allegedly, the author concerned with Sakurai believed the pair would marry earlier than lengthy, however that wasn’t the case. In spite of everything, Sakurai was already married to a former voice actress and had been for the reason that early 2000s based on data.

Sakurai continues to be working to atone for his latest affair. Lately, it was introduced the actor was exiting the anime reboot of Mononoke. The upcoming remake was set to star Sakurai in its lead function because the voice actor originated the gig in 2007; Nevertheless, it appears Sakurai has chosen to exit the venture in gentle of his scandal. At the moment, it seems Jujutsu Kaisen season two won’t be impacted by the ordeal. The shonen sequence is anticipated to return in July 2023, and present experiences counsel Sakurai has already begun dubbing work as Geto.

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