"The character of Song Chiyul is truly remarkable"
Crunchyroll is thrilled to announce that Ali Fazal will be part of the Hindi voice cast for the highly anticipated anime adaptation of Solo Leveling.
The global debut of the anime, based on the Korean WEBTOON sensation, is scheduled for January 6, 2024, exclusively on Crunchyroll’s streaming platform.
Simultaneously, viewers can enjoy the Hindi-dubbed version, along with subtitles.
Ali Fazal will be lending his voice in Hindi to the character Song Chiyul, a Korean C-Rank Hunter.
As an older figure, Song Chiyul takes the weak protagonist, Sung Jinwoo, under his wing, guiding him through the challenges of the Double Dungeon incident.
Ali Fazal brings international acclaim to the Solo Leveling cast.
Ali made his Hollywood debut in Furious 7.
His noteworthy performances in Death on the Nile with Gal Gadot and Kandahar with Gerard Butler further solidify his status as one of the prominent Indian actors in Hollywood.
Talking about lending his voice to the Hindi dub of an international sensation anime series, Ali Fazal said:
“Joining the cast of Solo Leveling and lending my voice to one of its gritty characters is a unique and exciting opportunity.
“I always strive to do something new with each of my projects, and this opportunity is definitely among
“The character of Song Chiyul is truly remarkable, and I am honoured to be a part of this amazing and exciting project.
“Working with Crunchyroll and being a part of the anime world is a fresh and thrilling experience for me.
“I had a great time being the voice behind this character in Hindi.”
Akshat Sahu, Director of Marketing, APAC, Crunchyroll, added:
“We are excited to have the popular and talented actor, Ali Fazal, who has lent his voice to the Hindi dub of Solo Leveling in India.
“Recognising the immense love and passion for anime within the Indian fan community, Crunchyroll remains steadfast in its commitment to delivering unparalleled experiences to our audience.”
To build even more excitement among Indian Anime fans, Crunchyroll is also hosting an exclusive fan premiere of the first two episodes of Solo Leveling on December 20, 2023, in Mumbai.
Solo Leveling is adapted from the best-selling Korean web novel written by Chugong.
The novel was later adapted into a webtoon and manhwa in 2018, with illustrations by DUBU.