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Mark Rather was an anchor for CBC.

Rather hosted a news program that featured the Scratch movement.[1]

Rather hosted breaking news with a story on an exploded tanker in Alba City, and introduced Chris Riley who then reported on the scene.[2]


The character was credited as "Caster" in both Brain Scratch and in Cowboy Bebop: Knockin' on Heaven's Door, but voiced by two actors, Hiromichi Ogami and Takashi Nagasako, respectively. The character's name is taken from the program on the television.


  • His name is a reference to famous newscaster Dan Rather.
  • The voice actor's name is also spelled Hiromichi Kogami.[3]