Jun 28 2018

Teaser trailer for movie “Yuki no Hana”

Teaser trailer for movie “Yuki no Hana” starring Hiroomi Tosaka and Ayami Nakajo. The title of the film “Yuki no Hana” was also revealed today for the first time. Story for the film is motivated by 2003 song “Yuki no Hana” by Mika Nakashima and that song also appears in the teaser trailer as the theme song. Filming for “Yuki no Hana” took place in Tokyo and the country of Finland from February to June, 2018. “Yuki no Hana” is directed by Kojiro Hashimoto.

“Yuki no Hana” will be released February, 2019 in Japan.

Jun 23 2018

Junichi Okada cast in live-action film “The Fable”

Junichi Okada is cast for the lead role in live-action film “The Fable.” The movie is based on manga “The Fable” by Katsuhisa Minami. The manga won in the general category at the 2017 Kodansha Manga Award. Also cast for supporting roles for the film are Fumino KimuraKoichi SatoMizuki YamamotoKen YasudaYuya YagiraOsamu Mukai and Sota Fukushi. Story for the film follows an assassin who gets one year off and lives as a regular person in Osaka. Movie is directed by Kan Eguchi.

“The Fable” will be released sometime next year in Japan.

Jun 22 2018

Haruma Miura and Masataka Kubota cast in live-action film “Gintama 2”

Haruma Miura and Masataka Kubota are cast in upcoming live-action film “Gintama 2” starring Shun Oguri. Haruma Miura will play Kamotaro Ito. He is a staff officer in the Shinsengumi. Masataka Kubota will play Bansai Kawakami. He is a music producer, but he also belongs to the armed Kiheitai group. Both Haruma Miura and Masataka Kubota did not appear in the 2017 film “Gintama.”

“Gintama 2” opens August 17, 2018 in Japan.

Jun 21 2018

Trailer for movie “3D Kanojo: Real Girl”

Trailer added for upcoming live-action film “3D Kanojo: Real Girl” starring Ayami Nakajo and Hayato Sano. Movie is based on manga “3D Kanojo: Real Girl” by Mao Nanami. In addition, the theme song for the film is revealed in the trailer, which is “Bedtime Story” by Japanese singer and songwriter Kana Nishino.

“3D Kanojo: Real Girl” will be released September 14, 2018 in Japan.

Jun 20 2018

Kang Ji-Young cast in movie “Yaru Onna: She’s a Killer”

Kang Ji-Young is cast in movie “Yaru Onna: She’s a Killer.” The film will have its world premiere at the upcoming Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (July 12-22, 2018). The movie is written and directed by Keiji Miyano. In the film, Kang Ji-Young plays a contract killer who looks to get revenge on the person who killed her family.

Yaru Onna: She’s a Killer” will be released October 27, 2018 in Japan.

Jun 19 2018

Teppei Koike cast in TBS-MBS live-action drama series and live-action film “Are You Ready? Hey You Girl!”

Teppei Koike is cast in upcoming TBS-MBS live-action drama series “Are You Ready? Hey You Girl!” & live-action film “Are You Ready? Hey You Girl!.” For the two titles, Teppei Koike will play Takatsugu Masaki. He works as an art teacher at a high school where Towa Furuya (Taishi Nakagawa) attends. He actually becomes a love rival of Towa Furuya. Story for the drama series is set prior to the live-action film. Both titles are based on manga series “Kakugo wa Iika Soko no Joshi” by Nana Shiiba.

TBS-MBS live-action drama series “Are You Ready? Hey You Girl!” will first air June 24, 2018 and live-action film “Are You Ready? Hey You Girl!” will be released October 12, 2018 in Japan.

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Jun 14 2018

Yudai Chiba to make cameo appearance in movie “Run! T High School Basketball Club”

Yudai Chiba is set to make a cameo appearance in movie “Run! T High School Basketball Club” starring Jun ShisonHayato Sano and Akari Hayami. For the movie, Yudai Chiba will play Kazuki Hojo. His character is a handsome high school teacher. The bottom still image below is character visuals of Jun Shison, Hayato Sano, Junki TozukaKanta Sato and Katsuhiro Suzuki. The film is based on novel “Hashire! T Ko Basuketto Bu” by Hiroshi Matsuzaki.

“Run! T High School Basketball Club” will be released November 3, 2018 in Japan.

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