Apr 13 2017

Poster for movie “Mukoku”

Poster for upcoming movie “Mukoku” starring Gou Ayano & Nijiro Murakami. Movie is based on 2012 novel “Mukoku” by Shu Fujisawa and directed by Kazuyoshi Kumakiri. Story for the film revolves around kendo athlete Kengo Yatabe (Gou Ayano) who loses the will to live due to an incident. Nijiro Murakami plays Tooru Haneda. He is a high school student who likes rap music and talented in kendo.

“Mukoku” opens June 3, 2017 in Japan.

Apr 13 2017

Supporting cast announced for movie “Katte ni Furuetero”

Supporting cast announced for movie “Katte ni Furuetero” starring Mayu Matsuoka. Now cast for the film are Daichi Watanabe from rock band ‘Kuroneko Chelsea,’ Takumi Kitamura from pop/rock band ‘Dish,’Anna Ishibashi, Kanji Furutachi and Hairi Katagiri. In the upcoming film Mayu Matsuoka plays quirky 24-year-old Yoshika who enjoys looking up information on fossils late at night on her laptop. Daichi Watanabe will play Ni who confesses his feelings for Yoshika and becomes her boyfriend. Takumi Kitamura will play Ichi who has held feelings for Yoshika since their middle school days.

“Katte ni Furuetero” is scheduled for release sometime this year in Japan.

Apr 8 2017

Kenta Suga, Yuta Koseki and Ryosuke Yamamoto cast in live-action film “Chotto Mate Yakyubu!”

Kenta Suga, Yuta Koseki and Ryosuke Yamamoto are cast in live-action film “Chotto Mate Yakyubu!” Movie is based on manga series “Chotto Mate Yakyubu! ~Kenritsu Jingen Koukou Yakyuubu no Nichijou” by Takana Yukue and directed by Tadaaki Horai. The film will follow three high school students who are members of the Kenritsu Jingen High School baseball team. The team itself is average, never winning or losing any memorable games. One of the three students, played by Kenta Suga, needs to pass a test so he can take part in training camp.