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###Paramount Pictures Streams Rings Horror Film Trailer
posted on 2016-08-24 14:30 EDT
Film sequel to The Ring slated for October 28

###Live-Action Oboreru Knife Film’s Trailer Previews Romance Story
posted on 2016-08-25 02:45 EDT
Film based on George Asakura’s shōjo manga also reveals new poster

###Glass Mask Creator Discusses Latest Stage Play Before Trailer
posted on 2016-08-25 03:45 EDT
New play runs from September 1 to 26 in Osaka, Tokyo

###Amazon Prime to Stream Idolm@ster.KR Live-Action South Korean Show Worldwide
posted on 2016-08-25 05:45 EDT
Simultaneous stream in English, Japanese to debut in early 2017

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/08/25/tokusatu-heroes-squad-up-in-space-squad-gavan-vs-dekaranger
August 25, 2016 10:23pm CDT
Live-action film combines 1982’s “Space Sheriff Gavan” with 2004’s “Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger”

###Futagashira Live-Action Drama’s 2nd Season Previews Actress Nanao in 7 Costumes
posted on 2016-08-26 13:00 EDT
Nanao plays Okon, wife of former Akame Gang boss, in show premiering on September 17

Robot, Imagica Make Live-Action/CG Project ‘Luna’

posted on 2016-08-27 03:30 EDT
8K/HDR project retells Princess Kaguya story in modern Japanese high school

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/08/28/gravure-model-ruriko-kojima-stars-in-mystery-comedy-series-on-tbs
August 28, 2016 5:42pm CDT
"Cook Keibu no Bansankai" begins airing on Tokyo Broadcasting System in October of 2016

###Saki Mahjong Manga Gets Live-Action Show in December, Film in 2017
posted on 2016-08-31 03:55 EDT
Manga has inspired 5 spinoff manga, 3 TV anime

###Princess Maison Manga About Apartment-Searching Woman Gets Live-Action Series
posted on 2016-09-04 03:00 EDT
Series based on Aoi Ikebe manga premieres October 25, stars Aoi Morikawa

###Screen International Magazine: Jee-woon Kim’s Next Film Is Live-Action Jin-Roh
posted on 2016-09-04 14:45 EDT

###Tokyo Tarareba Musume Manga by Princess Jellyfish’s Higashimura Gets Live-Action Drama
posted on 2016-09-07 17:00 EDT
Series starring Yuriko Yoshitaka will premiere in January

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/09/09-1/mariya-nishiuchis-cutie-honey-tears-theme-song-mv-posted
September 09, 2016 6:47am CDT
Takeshi Asai & Ryo Higuchi-directed film will open in Japan on October 1

###The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Musical’s Additional Cast Revealed
posted on 2016-09-09 09:00 EDT
Kaito Nakamura, Yūki Tomotsune, Ryō Hatakeyama, more join cast of musical

###2nd Hetalia Stage Musical Gets Title, Live Viewing in Theaters
posted on 2016-09-09 10:00 EDT

###Hirochi Maki’s Kichijōji dake ga Sumitai Machi Desu ka? Manga Gets Live-Action Series
posted on 2016-09-10 10:45 EDT
Series about Kichijōji real estate agents stars Natsu Andō, Miyuki Ōshima; premieres on October 14

###Live-Action ‘Museum’ Film Gets Prequel Drama in October
posted on 2016-09-10 12:45 EDT
Masaki Miura plays journalist father whose daughter is kidnapped; Kōji Shiraishi directs prequel

###Anohana’s Mari Okada Writes Her 1st Live-Action Film
posted on 2016-09-10 16:45 EDT
Ankoku Joshi mystery novel gets live-action film in 2017

###Live-Action March comes in like a lion Films’ Additional Cast, March & April Openings Revealed
posted on 2016-09-11 23:30 EDT
Issei Takahashi, Ryō Iwamatsu, Shigeru Saiki, Tomoya Nakamuram more cast for 2017 films

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/09/13/the-brave-yoshihiko-adventures-again-in-october-of-2016
September 13, 2016 8:50pm CDT
3rd season of fantasy / spoof live-action TV series stars Takayuki Yamada and is directed by Yuichi Fukuda

###Tōken Ranbu Stage Play’s BD Sells 24,000 to Ranks #1
posted on 2016-09-14 01:15 EDT
DVD release ranks #2 with 18,000 copies

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/09/14/shun-oguri-faces-serial-killer-frog-man-in-museum-full-trailer
September 14, 2016 3:40am CDT
Keishi Otomo (Rurouni Kenshin)-directed film hits theaters November 12

###Capcom’s Monster Hunter Action Games Get Hollywood Film Project
posted on 2016-09-15 02:48 EDT
Game series began in 2004; latest game shipped in the West in July

###Toei Files Trademark for 'Uchū Sentai Kyū Ranger’
posted on 2016-09-17 23:45 EDT

###Ensemble Stars! Gets Sequel Stage Play in January
posted on 2016-09-18 03:00 EDT
1st play that ran in Tokyo in June gets VR software for PS VR

###Ani ni Aisaresugite Komattemasu Romantic Comedy Manga Gets Live-Action Film in 2017
posted on 2016-09-18 23:15 EDT
Ryōta Katayose, Tao Tsuchiya, Yudai Chiba star in film based on Rina Yagami manga

###Hirunaka no Ryūsei Shōjo Manga Gets Live-Action Film in March 2017
posted on 2016-09-19 11:05 EDT
Your Lie in April’s Takehiko Shinjō directs film about high school girl who moves to Tokyo

###Tōken Ranbu Stage Play Unveils Cast, Visual for New Run
posted on 2016-09-19 16:40 EDT
Most cast members return; Yusuke Seto, Kento replaces Teruma, Toshiyuki Someya

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/09/22/sakurada-reset-gets-2-part-live-action-film-in-2017
September 22, 2016 8:49pm CDT
Light novel series written by Yutaka Kōno and illustrated by You Shiina

###Hitsuji no Ki Manga About Former Convicts Living in Town Gets Live-Action Film
posted on 2016-09-23 03:30 EDT
Film slated for 2018 stars Ryo Nishikido, Fumino Kimura, Kazuki Kitamura, Yuka, more

###Paramount’s Live-Action Rings Film Delayed to February 2017
posted on 2016-09-23 04:30 EDT

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2016/09/23-1/jigoku-shoujohell-girl-gets-stage-play-adaptation-in-november
September 23, 2016 7:14am CDT
Advance tickets will go on sale on September 26

###Live-Action March comes in like a lion Films’ 1st Still Features Ryunosuke Kamiki as Rei
posted on 2016-09-24 03:19 EDT