October 23, 2009
Ultraman Movie Update: Ex-PM Koizumi is Ultraman King
Former Japan Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi lends his voice for the upcoming Ultraman flick, Mega Monster Battle: Ultra GalaxyLegend the Movie to of course, one of the most important character, Ultraman King.
Tsuburaya Productions announced that the ex-PM had a cameo voice as the leader of the Ultraman family in the movie when it goes to be released this December,
Koizumi said it was his son Shinjiro, 28, and a longtime fan of the action series who encouraged him to accept the role. Voice recording was wrapped last September.