The first-ever Filipino anime series is coming to Netflix next month.
“Barangay 143” will make its debut on the giant streaming platform on Oct. 1.
The series first aired on GMA-7 from October 2018 to June 2019.
The series tells the story of a basketball star from South Korea named Bren Park who migrated to the Philippines in search of his biological father, gaining a new family in an “unlikely team of misfits” in Barangay 143.
The Filipino anime series features the voices of GMA-7 actors Migo Adecer, Julia Ann San Jose, Ruru Madrid, Cherie Gil, and more.
The series was produced by Philippine-based Synergy88 Entertainment Media Inc. and ASI Animation Studio., Singapore’s August Media Holdings, and Japan’s TV Asahi (Japan).