“Non Non Biyori” Returns with Third Season Coming to Sentai
HOUSTON, TX — December 29, 2020 — Sentai announced today that it acquired exclusive rights to Non Non Biyori Nonstop, the highly anticipated third season of the charming slice-of-life anime series, Non Non Biyori. Since its premiere, Non Non Biyori swelled the hearts of anime fans with endearing characters, engaging storylines and laugh out loud moments. Sentai’s licensed territory includes the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Aland Islands, Portugal, Spain and Latin America.
The cast and main creative team from the earlier installments of Non Non Biyori teamed up again for Non Non Biyori Nonstop! Now fans can rejoin Renge, Natsumi, Komari and former big-city-girl Hotaru as they experience an idyllic life in the Japanese countryside. Fresh excitement brews as someone new moves into the house next door. The students of the tiny, tight-knit Asahigaoka branch school will have to make this newcomer feel welcome, which means audiences are in for more of this series’ signature antics and heartwarming, human moments in the third season of Non Non Biyori!
Non Non Biyori Nonstop is produced by studio SilverLink. (Tanaka-kun is Always Listless, Chivalry of a Failed Knight) and is directed by longtime series director Shinya Kawatsura (Kokoro Connect, Non Non Biyori). Mai Otsuka (The Demon Girl Next Door, Urara Meirocho) provides the series’ character design while Reiko Yoshida (K-ON!, Girls und Panzer) is in charge of series composition.
The third season of Non Non Biyori stars Kotori Koiwai (Real Girl, Gatchaman Crowds) as Renge Miyauchi, Rie Murakawa (Pastel Memories, Tsuredure Children) as Hotaru Ichijou, Ayane Sakura (Kase-san and Morning Glories, BanG Dream! 2nd Season) as Natsumi Koshigaya and Kana Asumi (Kämpfer, Maid Sama!) as Komari Koshigaya.
Non Non Biyori Nonstop will be available on select digital outlets in Winter 2021, with a home video release to follow.
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