Jul 29 2016

Sota Fukushi cast in movie “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru”

Sota Fukushi is cast in new movie “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru.” The film is based on light novel “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru” by Emi Kitagawa and directed by Izuru Narushima. Also cast in supporting roles are Asuka Kudo, Haru Kuroki, Eiko Koike & Kotaro Yoshida. In the film “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru,” Sota Fukushi plays a mysterious man Yamamoto. He saves an overworked man’s (Asuka Kudo) life when he collapses at the train station. The true identity of Yamamoto is revealed.

Filming for “Chotto Ima Kara Shigoto Yamete Kuru” begins Augsut, 2016 and the movie will be released sometime during summer, 2017 in Japan.

Jul 23 2016

Masaki Suda & Yang Ik-June cast in movie “Aa, Koya”

Masaki Suda & Yang Ik-June are cast in new movie “Aa, Koya.” The film is based on the novel 1966 novel “Aa, Koya” by Shuji Terayama and directed by Zenko Kishi (“Double Life“). In the film, Masaki Suda plays Shinji. His character came out of a youth detention center and later goes to a boxing gym. There he meets Barikan (Yang Ik-June) – a man with a speech impediment and extreme shyness. They become friends and pursue boxing while surrounded by bleakness. Yang Ik-June is the South Korean actor/director who directed 2009 film “Breathless.”

“Aa, Koya” will be released sometime next year in Japan.