General Live Action Movie/Series News & Discussion


#1002

Maki Marukido’s Pornographer Boys-Love Manga Gets Live-Action Series

posted on 2018-07-12 02:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Series about college student taking down dictation from erotic novel author debuts on July 28

Live-Action Real Girl Film’s New Poster Visual Unveiled

posted on 2018-07-12 03:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Koi no Tsuki Live-Action Series Casts Daichi Watanabe, Fūju Kamio

posted on 2018-07-12 03:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Ad also posted for July series

Reborn! Stage Play’s Visuals Reveal Cast in Costume

posted on 2018-07-12 04:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Stage play based on Akira Amano’s Reborn! manga runs in September-October

Mayaka Nakano’s Bungaku Shojo Romance Manga Gets Live-Action TV Series

posted on 2018-07-12 09:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Live-action Inside Mari’s Sumisu directs show about romance between novelist, editor

Tsukiuta Stage Play Reveals Cast For 6th, 7th Runs

posted on 2018-07-12 17:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New plays premiere in October, December


#1003

Live-Action Kasane Film Unveils 2 Visuals

posted on 2018-07-13 02:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Saiyuki: Ibun Stage Play Reveals Cast in Costume

posted on 2018-07-13 18:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Play runs in Tokyo in September

Live-Action Tobaku Haōden Zero Will Have Hulu-Exclusive Original Prequel

posted on 2018-07-13 20:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
NEWS idol group members star in 3 prequel episodes

Hibiki: Shōsetsuka ni Naru Hōhō Live-Action Film Reveals Trailer, Visual

posted on 2018-07-13 21:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Eisaku Yoshida, Yukiya Kitamura join cast


#1004

Sengoku Basara Gets 2 New Stage Plays

posted on 2018-07-16 03:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
2 stage plays debut in December

Meet The Main Cast of Space Battleship Tiramisu Stage Play in Costume

July 16, 2018 2:50am CDT
However, the cast for Pubic Hair has not yet been revealed

Archimedes no Taisen Live-Action Film Casts Masaki Suda

posted on 2018-07-16 05:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Stand By Me Doraemon’s Takashi Yamazaki directs film opening in summer 2019

Chūgaku Hijiri Nikki Live-Action Series Reveals Cast, Staff, October Premiere

posted on 2018-07-16 07:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kasumi Arimura plays protagonist in adaptation of Junko Kawakami manga

Nobuyuki Fukumoto’s Kaiji Manga Inspires Chinese Live-Action Film

posted on 2018-07-16 14:54 EDT by Karen Ressler
Adaptation starring Li Yifeng, Michael Douglas opened in June, will stream on Netflix

Voice Actors Play Master and Servant in Returning Variety Show

July 16, 2018 6:05pm EDT
Kotaro Nishiyama waits on Shouta Aoi in next month’s special


#1005

Mob Psycho 100 Sequel Stage Play Reveals 4 Cast Visuals

posted on 2018-07-17 01:51 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Play runs in September

Netflix Acquires Live-Action Jin-Roh Film

posted on 2018-07-17 13:07 EDT by Karen Ressler
S. Korean remake of anime film opened in June

Polar Bear in Love’s Seal Stars in 2 Live-Action Movie Posters

posted on 2018-07-17 15:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

Touken Ranbu Stage Musical Actor’s Paris Performance Was Voice-Only Due to Surgery

posted on 2018-07-17 20:07 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Actor Ryō Kitazono diagnosed with retinal detachment, underwent surgery in Paris


#1006

Live-Action Kyō Kara Ore wa!! Reveals 4 Cast Visuals

posted on 2018-07-18 00:35 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Live-action series adapts Hiroyuki Nishimori’s manga

Live-Action Gangoose Film’s Teaser Reveals November Opening

posted on 2018-07-18 18:13 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film based on manga about 3 boys who start extortion racket stars Ryo Kato, Mahiro Takasugi, Daichi Watanabe


#1007

Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story Stage Play Reveals Cast

posted on 2018-07-20 02:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Keyakizaka46 members star in play debuting in Tokyo on August 24

Koi no Tsuki Live-Action Series Reveals 9 More Cast Members

posted on 2018-07-20 03:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Masanobu Ando, Miyu Imaizumi, Sairi Itō, Mina Fujii, Mansaku Ikeuchi, more join series

Live-Action Garo Series Kaminokiba -JINGA- Reveals Cast, October Debut

posted on 2018-07-20 06:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Masahiro Inoue, Yūka Kōri, Sōshi Hagiwara star in series

Uirabu. -Uiuishii Koi no Ohanashi- Live-Action Film’s Trailer Streamed

posted on 2018-07-20 07:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Shō Hirano, Hinako Sakurai star in film opening on November 9


#1008

Meet The Cast of Katekyo Hitman Reborn! Stage Play in New Key Visual

July 21, 2018 12:15am CDT
Yui Ito (Sakura in Naruto Live Spectacle) newly joins as Kyoko Sasagawa

Glass Mask’s In-Story Play ‘The Crimson Goddess’ Gets Real-World Adaptation in 2020

posted on 2018-07-21 13:45 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Ookiku Furikabutte/Big Windup Sequel Stage Play’s Ad Streamed

posted on 2018-07-21 14:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Visual also revealed for play running in Tokyo, Osaka in September


#1009

Bōkyaku no Sachiko Gourmet Manga Gets Full Live-Action Series

posted on 2018-07-23 04:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Series about woman who eats to forget relationship woes premieres in October

DamePri Franchise Gets Stage Play in December

posted on 2018-07-23 16:30 EDT by Karen Ressler
2016 smartphone game spawned anime adaptation earlier this year

Live-Action Nisekoi - False Love Film’s Trailer, Visual Revealed

posted on 2018-07-23 19:17 EDT by Karen Ressler
Film starring Kento Nakajima, Ayami Nakajō opens on December 21


#1010

Live-Action Waiting for Spring Film Reveals Visuals, December Opening

posted on 2018-07-24 02:21 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tao Tsuchiya, Yūta Koseki, Takumi Kitamura, Yū Inaba, Hayato Isomura, Yōsuke Sugino star

Katana Maidens: Toji no Miko Gets Stage Play With SKE48 Idols

posted on 2018-07-24 12:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Play is connected to SKE48’s SKE 48 Passion For You ~Ai to Jōnetsu wa Sekai o Sukuu~ game

Touken Ranbu Musicals Reveal Visual for Kashū Kiyomitsu Solo Performances

posted on 2018-07-24 15:00 EDT by Karen Ressler

Hibiki: Shōsetsuka ni Naru Hōhō Live-Action Film’s New Visuals Evoke Manga’s Covers

posted on 2018-07-24 17:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda


#1011

Mob Psycho 100 Sequel Stage Play Reveals 5 More Cast Visuals

posted on 2018-07-25 00:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Play runs in September

Live-Action Kyō Kara Ore wa!! Reveals Taiga, Yūma Yamamoto in Costume

posted on 2018-07-25 02:18 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Live-action series adapts Hiroyuki Nishimori’s manga

Live-Action Saint Young Men Show Casts Jiro Sato, Umi Yamano

posted on 2018-07-25 09:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Show streams on new Piccoma TV service this fall


#1012

Warner Bros. Takes Over Distribution of Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film

posted on 2018-07-26 00:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Universal Pictures was previously slated to distribute film outside Japan

Live-Action Waiting for Spring Film’s Teaser Video Posted

posted on 2018-07-26 03:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tao Tsuchiya, Yūta Koseki, Takumi Kitamura, Yū Inaba, Hayato Isomura, Yōsuke Sugino star in December film

Cells at Work Stage Play Reveals 2 Main Cast Members in Costume

posted on 2018-07-26 04:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Masanari Wada, Kanon Nanaki play leads in November stage play

Fujita’s Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku Manga Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2018-07-26 06:57 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga inspired TV anime that premiered on April 12

Sega’s Golden Axe Game Gets Stage Play in December

posted on 2018-07-26 08:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Spiral Chariots produces adaptation of side-scrolling fantasy arcade game


#1013

Ao-Natsu Live-Action Film’s Ads Preview Theme, Insert Songs

posted on 2018-07-27 06:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Mrs. Green Apple performs both songs for August 1 film

Mob Psycho 100 Sequel Stage Play Adds 4 More Cast Members

posted on 2018-07-27 09:30 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Yūichirō Hirata, Yūki Kamisato, Kazunari, Ryōma Baba join cast

Sengoku Night Blood Stage Play Reveals Main Visual

posted on 2018-07-27 10:45 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Play runs in Tokyo in August

Masayuki Katayama’s No Mark Bakuhaitō Mahjong Manga Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2018-07-27 18:20 EDT by Karen Ressler
NON STYLE’s Akira Ishida stars alongside Yūma Yamato


#1014

Fate/Grand Order Game Inspires New Stage Play in January

posted on 2018-07-28 01:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
New stage play adapts game’s Babylonia story

Libra of Nil Admirari Stage Play Reveals Main Visual, 15 Cast Visuals

posted on 2018-07-28 07:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Play runs in Tokyo from November 1-11


#1015

Live-Action Nisekoi - False Love Film’s Character Visuals Revealed

posted on 2018-07-29 23:25 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film opens in Japan on December 21


#1016

Reborn! Stage Play Reveals 4 More Cast Members in Costume

posted on 2018-07-30 08:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Stage play based on Akira Amano’s manga runs in September-October

Live-Action Kakugo wa Ii ka Soko no Joshi. Film’s Screenshots, Poster Visual Unveiled

posted on 2018-07-30 18:00 EDT by Karen Ressler

Dorokei Buddy Detective Manga Inspires Live-Action Series

posted on 2018-07-30 22:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Rookie detective teams with legendary thief to solve cases


#1017

Mob Psycho 100 Sequel Stage Play’s New Visuals Show Reigen, Shinji

posted on 2018-07-31 02:40 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Ryōma Baba, Yūichirō Hirata play characters in September stage play


#1018

2nd Bungo Stray Dogs Stage Play Reveals Additional Cast, Visual

posted on 2018-08-01 12:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Nonoka Ōbuchi, Hirotaka Katō join cast of fall play


#1019

Hana & Alice’s Shunji Iwai Directs Last Letter Starring Takako Matsu, Hideaki Anno

posted on 2018-08-03 00:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Suzu Hirose, Ryunosuke Kamiki, more also star in 2019 romance film about 2 generations


#1020

Live-Action Kyō Kara Ore wa!! Reveals Nobuyuki Suzuki, Hayato Isomura in Costume

posted on 2018-08-04 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Live-action series adapts Hiroyuki Nishimori’s manga

Hiroyuki Shoji’s Gokko Manga Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2018-08-04 18:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Junia Chihara, Nanaka Hirao play leads in October film


#1021

Former Nogizaka46 Member Rina Ikoma to Star in New Yona of the Dawn Stage Play

August 05, 2018 9:30pm CDT
Makoto Ozeki (Ace Attorney stage play) is attached to direct