Kie Kitano is cast in upcoming live-action dTV drama series “Gintama: Mitsuba hen” co-starring Shun Oguri, Ryo Yoshizawa, Yuya Yagira & Kankuro Nakamura. The drama series is based on manga series “Gintama” by Hideaki Sorachi and will be directed by Yuichi Fukuda. In the upcoming 3 episode drama series, Kie Kitano will play Mitsuba Okita. She is the older sister of Sogo Okita (Ryo Yoshizawa) and has feelings for Toshiro Hijikata (Yuya Yagira).
“Gintama: Mitsuba hen” first airs July 15, 2017 and live-action film “Gintama” will be released July 14, 2017 in Japan.