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Serial Experiments Lain (1998– )

TV-14
TV Mini-series | 316 min | Animation, Horror, Mystery

Strange events begin to occur as a withdrawn girl named Lain becomes obsessed with interconnected virtual realm of "The Wired".
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Updated Jul 6, 1998

Release date (First episode)
Jul 13, 1999 (United States)

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124 cast members
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Kaori Shimizu
Lain Iwakura Lain Iwakura   See fewer
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Bridget Hoffman
Lain Iwakura Lain Iwakura   See fewer
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Dan Lorge
Additional Voices Additional Voices   See fewer
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Randy McPherson
Additional Voices / Various voices (English Dub) / Voice on Wired Additional Voices / Various voices (English Dub) / Voice on Wired   See fewer
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Ali Moriizumi
DJ (Present Day announcer) DJ (Present Day announcer)   See fewer
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Ayako Kawasumi
Mika Iwakura Mika Iwakura   See fewer
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12
Yôko Asada
Arisu Mizuki Arisu Mizuki   See fewer
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Patricia Ja Lee
Mika Iwakura Mika Iwakura   See fewer
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Emilie de Azevedo Brown
Arisu Mizuki Arisu Mizuki   See fewer
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Chiharu Tezuka
Reika Yamamoto Reika Yamamoto   See fewer
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10
Manabi Mizuno
Juri Kato Juri Kato   See fewer
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Alexis A. Edwards
Juri Kato Juri Kato   See fewer
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Lenore Zann
Reika Yamamoto Reika Yamamoto   See fewer
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Ryûnosuke Ôbayashi
Yasuo Iwakura Yasuo Iwakura   See fewer
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Mary Elizabeth McGlynn
Lain's NAVI / S / Additional Voices Lain's NAVI / S / Additional Voices   See fewer
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Barry Stigler
Yasuo Iwakura Yasuo Iwakura   See fewer
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Rei Igarashi
Miho Iwakura Miho Iwakura   See fewer
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Petrea Burchard
Miho Iwakura Miho Iwakura   See fewer
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Shô Hayami
Deus / Masami Eiri Deus / Masami Eiri   See fewer
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Takumi Yamazaki
Lin Sui-Xi / Man in Black #2 Lin Sui-Xi / Man in Black #2   See fewer
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Kirk Thornton
Deus / Masami Eiri Deus / Masami Eiri   See fewer
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Jamieson Price
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Jôji Nakata
Karl Haushofer / Man in Black #1 Karl Haushofer / Man in Black #1   See fewer
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Bob Buchholz
Lin Sui-Xi / Man in Black #2 Lin Sui-Xi / Man in Black #2   See fewer
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Sandy Fox
Myu-Myu / Additional Voices Myu-Myu / Additional Voices   See fewer
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Sora Tôma
Masayuki Masayuki   See fewer
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Yuki Yamamoto
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Hidetoshi Ito
Announcer / Man Announcer / Man   See fewer
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Richard Miro
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Lia Sargent
Chisa Yomoda / Additional Voices / Cashier / Doll Chisa Yomoda / Additional Voices / Cashier / Doll   See fewer
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Heather Ashton
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Steve Blum
Newscaster / Male Teacher / Arisu's Teacher Newscaster / Male Teacher / Arisu's Teacher   See fewer
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Dorothy Elias-Fahn
Keiko Yoshii / Lain's Teacher Keiko Yoshii / Lain's Teacher   See fewer
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Satoshi Komiya
Boy / Accela User / Accella User Boy / Accela User / Accella User   See fewer
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Hiromi Otsuda
High School Girl / Woman / Woman #1 High School Girl / Woman / Woman #1   See fewer
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Sumi Mutoh
Chisa Yomoda Chisa Yomoda   See fewer
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Stephen Apostolina
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Susumu Chiba
Delivery Man / Cop Delivery Man / Cop   See fewer
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Julie Maddalena
Child / Shou Masatsugu / Additional Voices Child / Shou Masatsugu / Additional Voices   See fewer
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Michiko Neya
Keiko Yoshii / Lain's teacher Keiko Yoshii / Lain's teacher   See fewer
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Ty Webb
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Haruka Tsunezumi
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Shinpei Adachi
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Natsumi Asaoka
Secretary Secretary   See fewer
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Michaline Babich
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Susan Chavez
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Dyanne DiRosario
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Bebe Elam
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Tom Fahn
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Lynn Fischer
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Sam Fontana
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Rachael Harris
Shoko Masatsugu / Young Mother Shoko Masatsugu / Young Mother   See fewer
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Jin Horikawa
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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Eriko Kawasaki
Shoko Masatsugu / Young Mother Shoko Masatsugu / Young Mother   See fewer
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Kenji Kobayashi
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Tom Konkle
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Michael Lindsay
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Steve McGowan
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Ken Narita
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Mikako Satô
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Shigeru Shibuya
Office Man / Takuyoshi Office Man / Takuyoshi   See fewer
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Paul St. Peter
Narrator / Voice on WIRED Narrator / Voice on WIRED   See fewer
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Eiichiro Suzuki
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Bill Timoney
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Akari
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Rona Bellini
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Richard Epcar
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Michael Forest
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Sherry Lynn
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Kevin Seymour
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Ken Shiroma
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Carol Stanzione
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Paul Stephen
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8.2 / 10 | 8,796 votes