Netflix’s recent relaunch with Scott Pilgrim Takes Off has people asking about its voice actors. Are the original cast members from Scott Pilgrim vs. the World returning to reprise their characters? Here’s all you need to know about the possibility of Michael Cera and Mary Elizabeth joining the Scott Pilgrim Takes Off cast.
Does Michael Cera voice Scott Pilgrim in Scott Pilgrim Takes Off?
Yes, Michael Cera returns from the live-action movie to voice Scott Pilgrim in the latest Netflix anime.
Scott Pilgrim is a musician in his early 20s who lives in Toronto. But when he falls in love with Ramona Flowers, a girl from New York City who recently moved to Toronto, he must fight her seven evil exes. This plot came to life in Edgar Wright’s 2010 romantic action-comedy film based on Bryan Lee O’Malley’s graphic novel series featuring Scott Pilgrim.
Michael Cera earned high acclaim from fans and critics alike, with many agreeing that he played the character to perfection in the movie. Now, he has returned to voice the character in the latest anime adaptation on Netflix. Speaking to Decider, he reacted to his comeback by saying:
“It’s strange and very fun. Scott Pilgrim has such a specific energy. The whole project, the whole world of Scott Pilgrim, is very energetic and really funny.”
But he isn’t the only one to be back.
Does Mary Elizabeth Winstead voice Ramona Flowers in Scott Pilgrim Takes Off?
Along with Michael Cera’s Scott Pilgrim, Mary Elizabeth Winstead has also returned to voice Ramona Flowers in Scott Pilgrim Takes Off.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead’s performance in the 2010 movie was also widely appreciated. So, the Birds of Prey star has returned, and so has the rest of the cast featuring Ramona’s evil boyfriends. The main voice cast of Scott Pilgrim Takes Off includes:
- Michael Cera as Scott Pilgrim
- Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Ramona Flowers
- Satya Bhabha as Matthew Patel
- Kieran Culkin as Wallace Wells
- Chris Evans as Lucas Lee
- Anna Kendrick as Stacey Pilgrim
- Brie Larson as Envy Adams
- Alison Pill as Kim Pine
- Aubrey Plaza as Julie Powers
- Brandon Routh as Todd Ingram
- Jason Schwartzman as Gideon Graves
- Johnny Simmons as Young Neil
- Mark Webber as Stephen Stills
- Mae Whitman as Roxie Richter
- Ellen Wong as Knives Chau
Among the boyfriends, the only ones who haven’t returned are Shota Saito and Keita Saito. So, taking their place is Julian Cihi, who voices both Kyle and Ken Katayanagi.
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