General Live Action Movie/Series News & Discussion

Yona of the Dawn Stage Musical Releases New Set of Visuals

May 28, 2024 5:22 AM CDT
A weeklong run heads to Tokyo this July

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BLUELOCK Series Gets 3rd Stage Play in August

posted on 2024-05-28 12:55 EDT by Alex Mateo
Play runs in Osaka from August 9-12, Tokyo from August 17-25

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Live-Action No Domestic Work for Ms. Saionji Series Adds 4 Cast Members

posted on 2024-05-28 22:04 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Takashi Tsukamoto, Kayo Noro, Eri Murakawa, Kazuyuki Asano play Saionji’s friends, family

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Yakuza Reincarnation Creator Takeshi Natsuhara’s Densetsu no Head Shō Manga Gets Live-Action Show

posted on 2024-05-29 00:14 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kamen Rider Zero-One’s Fumiya Takahashi plays dual roles: gang leader & lowly student who look identical

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Live-Action Honeko Akabane’s Bodyguards Film Casts Tao Tsuchiya

posted on 2024-05-29 14:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tsuchiya plays Masachika Jingū in August 2 film

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New Live-Action Minami’s Lover Series Unveils More Cast

posted on 2024-05-29 21:43 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
1994 series’ Shinji Takeda cast as Chiyomi’s father Shintarō

Live-Action Tsuiraku JK to Haijin Kyōshi Sequel Series’ Trailer Reveals Ending Song

posted on 2024-05-30 04:33 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
osage performs ending song “Nokorika”

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Live-Action Teasing Master Takagi-san Film’s Special Music Video Previews Aimer’s Theme

posted on 2024-05-30 07:20 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film premieres in Japan on Friday

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Hetalia ~The glorious world~ Musical Assembles Nine Stars in New Visual

May 30, 2024 7:27 AM CDT
The third in the new series of musicals debuts August 9

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Kakegurui Manga Inspires New Live-Action Series BET

May 30, 2024 8:03 PM CDT
Warrior Nun creator Simon Barry on board as showrunner for Netflix adaptation

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Sharknado Meets its Japanese Rival With Onsen Shark

posted on 2024-05-30 23:00 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross
Nowhere is safe from the scourge of sharks

Return to Silent Hill Live-Action Film’s Behind-the-Scenes Video Reveals Akira Yamaoka’s Involvement

posted on 2024-05-31 00:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Christophe Gans helms film starring Jeremy Irvine, Hannah Emily Anderson

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Ikoku Nikki Live-Action Film’s Clips Highlight Asa Moving Into Makio’s House

posted on 2024-05-31 04:16 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film about novelist, niece opens on June 7

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Yoshikazu’s Makeup with Mud Manga Gets Live-Action Series

posted on 2024-05-31 16:27 EDT by Alex Mateo
Hikaru Takahashi stars in series debuting on July 13

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BOCCHI THE ROCK! Stage Play Reveals New Trailer for Replay and Sequel

May 31, 2024 9:11 PM CDT
General sales of the tickets will begin on August 10

Live-Action Sensei’s Pious Lie Film Streams 1st 4 Minutes

posted on 2024-06-03 04:42 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Film premieres in Japan on July 5

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Filipino Live-Action Voltes V: Legacy Project Gets Film Edition in Japan With New Scenes

posted on 2024-06-03 22:52 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film opens on October 18, with ‘special edition’ of series also airing this fall

Sega’s Like A Dragon Games Get Live-Action Series on Amazon in October

posted on 2024-06-04 00:29 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Ryōma Takeuchi stars as Kazuma Kiryu in 6 episodes debuting in batches on October 25, November 1

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New Live-Action Black Jack Show Casts Pistol Takehara as Biwamaru

posted on 2024-06-04 16:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Takehara also performs show’s theme song “Hitoyo”

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Welcome to Demon School! Iruma-kun Stage Play Announces Rerun Performance with New Visual

Jun 5, 2024 7:02 AM CDT
2023 stage play will return for an encore with the original cast

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Live-Action Natsume Arata no Kekkon Film’s Teaser Reveals 6 Cast Members

posted on 2024-06-05 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tatekawa Shiraku, Taishi Nakagawa, Masachika Ichimura, Hiroki Konno, more join cast

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Fushigi Dagashiya Zenitendō Novels Get Live-Action Film in December

posted on 2024-06-05 21:36 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Ring’s Hideo Nakata, Violet Evergarden’s Reiko Yoshida make film starring Yūki Amami as mysterious candy shopkeeper

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Momoko Koda’s Atashino! Romance Shoujo Manga Gets Live-Action Film in Fall 2024

Jun 5, 2024 7:32 PM CDT
Mitsunori Yokobori (Nogizaka46 music videos) serves as director

Live-Action No Domestic Work for Ms. Saionji Series Casts Kenjirō Tsuda

posted on 2024-06-06 03:12 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tsuda plays intimidating but jolly cooking YouTuber Kazuto Yokoi in July series

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Live-Action Densetsu no Head Shō Series Casts Nagisa Sekimizu

posted on 2024-06-06 03:26 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Sekimizu plays delinquent-themed idol group ace member Aya Fujitani in July show

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Live-Action My Girlfriend’s Child Series Reveals 7 More Cast

posted on 2024-06-06 07:32 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Mizuki Kayashima, Oshiro Maeda, Kōta Nomura, Atsushi Hashimoto, more join cast of June 25 series

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Yona of the Dawn Stage Musical Reveals Full Cast in Costume

Jun 6, 2024 6:44 AM CDT
A weeklong run heads to Tokyo this July

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Sal Jiang’s Yuri Manga Ayaka Is in Love with Hiroko Gets Live-Action Show

posted on 2024-06-06 23:12 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Hinatazaka46 idol Shiho Katō, Kanna Mori star in July 4 series

Live-Action Tokyo Vice Series Ends After 2 Seasons

posted on 2024-06-08 20:18 EDT by Anita Tai
Season 2 finale aired on Max on April 4

Live-Action ACMA:Game Series Gets Film

posted on 2024-06-09 20:20 EDT by Anita Tai
Acma:Game - Saigo no Kagi premieres October 25

4th Live-Action Kingdom Film’s Trailer Reveals, Previews ONE OK ROCK’s Theme Song

posted on 2024-06-10 16:27 EDT by Alex Mateo
Rock band also performed theme song for 1st live-action film

Live-Action Cells at Work! Film’s Teaser Unveils Main Cast, December Debut

posted on 2024-06-11 03:36 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Mei Nagano, Takeru Satō star as Red, White Blood Cells

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Furitsumore Kodokuna Shi yo Manga Gets Live-Action Series on July 7

posted on 2024-06-11 14:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Series based on Hajime Inoryū, Shōta Itō’s suspense manga stars Ryō Narita, Ai Yoshikawa, Fumiyo Kohinata

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Live-Action I Hear the Sunspot Series Reveals More Cast

posted on 2024-06-11 15:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Takuma Usa, Omi Natsuki, Naomi Nishida, Denden join cast

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Live-Action Honeko Akabane’s Bodyguards Film’s Trailer Reveals Snow Man’s Theme Song

posted on 2024-06-11 19:39 EDT by Anita Tai
Snow Man’s Raul plays protagonist Arakuni Ibuki

New Live-Action Minami’s Lover Series Unveils More Cast, July 16 Debut

posted on 2024-06-12 01:17 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Rena Takeda, Nao Yamato, Yōji Iwase join cast of July series

Yoriko’s Boys-Love Manga Sugar Dog Life Gets Live-Action Series on August 3

posted on 2024-06-13 21:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
SUPER★DRAGON’s Kōki Tanaka, Hideya Tawada star as college student, police officer

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Amazon Debuts Live-Action 1122: For a Happy Marriage Show Outside Japan

posted on 2024-06-13 22:05 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
1st 3 episodes available now

Live-Action Stardust Telegraph Show’s Trailer Streamed

posted on 2024-06-14 04:22 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Series starring AKB48 idol group members premieres on June 25

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Osamu Tezuka’s Rainbow Parakeet Manga Gets Musical

posted on 2024-06-14 12:21 EDT by Alex Mateo
Hiroki Nanami stars in play running in Osaka, Tokyo in September

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BOCCHI THE ROCK! Stage Play Unveils New Key Visual for Replay and Sequel

Jun 14, 2024 8:10 PM CDT
All four main cast members will return

Live-Action Ayaka is in Love with Hiroko Series Reveals 5 More Cast Members

posted on 2024-06-15 15:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Series debuts on July 4

i☆Ris Voice Actress Idol Group Gets Documentary Film in September

posted on 2024-06-16 20:44 EDT by Anita Tai
Documentary features exclusive interviews with members over 6 months

Live-Action Atashino! Film Adds 2 Cast Members

posted on 2024-06-17 00:16 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Nagisa Saitō, Jūtarō Yamanaka play leads’ best friends in fall film