FUNimation Acquires Certain Rights to "Afro Samurai"
FUNimation Entertainment has acquired home video, master toy and merchandising rights to Afro Samurai, an animated miniseries scheduled to premiere on Spike TV later this year. Academy Award-nominated actor Samuel L. Jackson is set to voice and co-produce the miniseries.
Following its North American debut, Afro Samurai is scheduled for broadcast in Japan.
More information on the series is available at www.afrosamurai.com.