In related news, Disney Channel Asia will also be airing Studio Ghibli movies all February.
Disney’s release of Studio Ghibli’s Karigurashi no Arrietty (The Secret World of Arrietty) hits theatres in the US on 17th February. The animated film is based on the British children’s book The Borrowers. The US version will feature actress/singer Bridgit Mendler as Arrietty along with Will Arnett, Amy Poehler, Carol Burnett, and David Henrie.
A different dub was released in the UK, featuring Saoirse Ronan, Tom Holland, Mark Strong, Olivia Coleman, Phyllidia Law, and Geraldine McEwan. Hiromasa Yonebayashi directed the film, while Hayao Miyazaki adapted the screenplay.
Also coming this Feburary are Disney Channel Asia screenings of English-dub Studio Ghibli films. Films will be broadcast at 9:30PM every Saturday. On the line up are The Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle, and The Cat Returns.