Re: [gundam] Lost In The Translation

Rodrick Su (
Sun, 14 Mar 1999 18:50:20 -0800

At 06:31 PM 3/14/99 , -Z- wrote:
>Ironically, Disney only got Gaiman because Leonardo DiCaprio was reading
>for the part of the male lead and Gaiman's 13-year-old daughter was an
>DiCaprio fan. The part eventually went to Billy Crudup, but by then
>had seen the Miyazaki animation and become enrapt in it. If anyone
>can do
>justice to Miyazaki in English, it's Gaiman. But Gundam fans are not
>so lucky.

Well, AV did use the services of Neil Nadelman and Dave Fleming. Neil is
one of the best in the anime translation business, and an avid Gundam and
Mecha fan. Dave did translate Patlabor OAVs... They may not be as
famous as Gaiman, but they are Gundam fan.

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