|Tessho Genda||Section 6 Department Chief Nakamura|
|Iemasa Kayumi||Project 2501 aka 'The Puppet Master'|
|Tamio Oki||Section 9 Department Chief Aramaki (JPN)|
|Atsuko Tanaka||Major Motoko Kusanagi|
In this Japanese animation, cyborg federal agent Maj. Motoko Kusanagi trails ''The Puppet Master'', who illegally hacks into the minds of cyborg-human hybrids. Kusanagi's pursuit of a man who can modify the identity of strangers leaves her pondering her own makeup, and what life might be like if she had more human traits. With her partner, Kusanagi corners the hacker, but her curiosity about her identity sends the case in an unforeseen direction.