General Live Action Movie/Series News & Discussion


#1022

Reborn! Stage Play Reveals Lead Female Cast in Costume

posted on 2018-08-06 20:30 EDT by Karen Ressler
Futa also revealed in costume for play based on Akira Amano’s manga


#1023

Cells at Work Stage Play Announces 16 More Cast Members

posted on 2018-08-08 04:35 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Masanari Wada, Kanon Nanaki play leads in November stage play

Live-Action Adaptation of Nobuyuki Fukumoto’s Ten Manga Casts Eisaku Yoshida as Akagi

posted on 2018-08-08 19:15 EDT by Karen Ressler
Show starring Gorō Kishitani premieres this fall


#1024

Live-Action Real Girl Film Streams 11 Short Clips

posted on 2018-08-09 00:02 EDT by Alex Mateo
6-second clips preview film opening September 14 in Japan

Kakegurui - Compulsive Gambler Manga Gets 2nd Live-Action Season, Film

posted on 2018-08-09 21:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Both premiere in spring 2019


#1025

Watch The Seven Deadly Sins Stage Play Digest Video Introducing Its Main Cast

August 11, 2018 3:15am CDT
The regular tickets for its 21 shows in Tokyo and Osaka are already sold out

Chūgaku Hijiri Nikki Live-Action Series Reveals Additional Cast Members

posted on 2018-08-11 16:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yui Natsukawa, Keita Machida, Yō Yoshida, more join cast of October series

Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story Stage Play Reveals 2 Cast Visuals

posted on 2018-08-11 21:20 EDT by Alex Mateo
Keyakizaka46 members star in play debuting in Tokyo on August 24


#1026

Live-Action Kyō Kara Ore wa!! Reveals Yumi Wakatsuki, Reiya Masaki in Costume

posted on 2018-08-12 02:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Live-action series adapts Hiroyuki Nishimori’s manga

Bungaku Shojo Live-Action Series Casts Aoi Morikawa, Yuu Shirota

posted on 2018-08-12 04:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Sonar Pocket, Special Favorite Music perform songs for September series

Fushigi Yūgi Stage Musical Sequel’s Cast Photographed in Costume

posted on 2018-08-12 08:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Musical to open October 13-21 in Japan

Twitter Criticizes Variety Show’s Male Entertainers for Rude Behavior at Sailor Moon Café

posted on 2018-08-12 19:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

I Am a Hero - Official Clip - Are you okay, Tekko?

Live-Action Antiquarian Bookshop Biblia’s Case Files Film Casts Ryō Narita

posted on 2018-08-12 20:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Narita plays Shioriko’s colleague, part of story’s love triangle


#1027

DIVE!! Stage Play’s Visual, Videos Show Cast in Costume

posted on 2018-08-14 09:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Stage play debuts in September

Sushi Manga Edomae no Shun Carves Up TV Drama Adaptation

August 14, 2018 5:06pm CDT
Gourmet comic written by Mori Tsukumo and illustrated by Terushi Satou has been serialized since 2000


#1028

Live-Action Bungaku Shojo Show Adds 6 Cast Members, New Visual

posted on 2018-08-15 00:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Masaki Nakao, Rika Izumi, Masahiko Kawahara, more join September series

Check Out the Main Cast for the Kakuriyo -Bed & Breakfast for Spirits- Stage Play

August 15, 2018 10:12am CDT
TV anime adaptation of “food fantasy” light novel series is currently broadcasting in Japan and streaming on Crunchyroll

Hirohiko Araki Goes on a ‘Bizarre Adventure’ at Tokyo’s Museum of Western Art

posted on 2018-08-15 17:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

Live-Action Kyō Kara Ore wa!! Reveals Adult Cast in Costume

posted on 2018-08-15 20:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Live-action series adapts Hiroyuki Nishimori’s high school comedy manga


#1029

Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story Stage Play’s Main Visual Revealed

posted on 2018-08-16 09:30 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Live-Action Waiting for Spring Film Casts Rika Izumi, Yuki Sasō, Tamaki Ogawa

posted on 2018-08-16 12:30 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Film opens in Japan on December 14

Live-Action Tonde Saitama Film Reveals Video, Visual, February 22 Opening

posted on 2018-08-16 19:59 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Saitama “Romeo and Juliet” story stars Fumi Nikaido, Gackt


#1030

Kakuriyo -Bed & Breakfast for Spirits- Stage Play’s Visual Unveiled

posted on 2018-08-17 20:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Play runs in Tokyo, Fukuoka in September


#1031

Tiger & Bunny’s Katsura, Sakakibara Design Fictional Manga for Live-Action Show

posted on 2018-08-18 16:45 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Live-Action Real Girl Film’s Stills Show Ayami Nakajō, Yuri Tsunematsu

posted on 2018-08-18 19:10 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film opens on September 14 in Japan


#1032

Madoka Magica’s Magia Record Stage Play Presents Character Visuals

posted on 2018-08-19 01:10 EDT
Keyakizaka46 members star in play debuting in Tokyo on August 24

Mob Psycho 100 Sequel Stage Play Reveals New Visual

posted on 2018-08-19 04:10 EDT
Marina Inoue to play Tome Kurata in video appearance

Live-Action Kakegurui Series Season 2 Casts Sayuri Matsumura as Yumemi

posted on 2018-08-19 07:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
2nd live-action season, film debut in spring 2019

Live-Action Wakako-zake Show About Sake-Loving Woman Gets 4th Season

posted on 2018-08-19 12:02 EDT by Egan Loo
Chie Shinkyū’s original manga also inspired 2015 TV anime

Fridge Hero Kamen Reito Shun Returns for Second Commercial

August 19, 2018 6:35pm CDT
Norio Wakamoto guest stars as a veggie monster

I Am a Hero - Official Clip - Gimme a Tissue


#1033

Nelke Planning’s Kemono Friends Stage Play Set to Return in November 2018

August 20, 2018 2:15am CDT
The first play’s Daiki Murakami is again attached to write and direct

Norn9 Stage Play Reveals Key Visual, Cast

posted on 2018-08-20 19:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Play runs from October 17-21 in Tokyo


#1034

Costumes and casting for upcoming Madoka Magica stage adaptation divides fans

August 21, 2018 / Sora News 24
You can never please die-hard fans of an anime when it comes to making a live-action adaptation.


#1035

Banks Take Control of Hollywood Tiger & Bunny Film’s Studio Global Road

posted on 2018-08-22 15:01 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Ashi-Girl Sequel Live-Action TV Special Premieres in December

posted on 2018-08-22 21:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
1st 12-episode live-action TV series starring Yuina Kuroshima, Kentarō premiered last September


#1036

Live-Action Real Girl Film’s Clip Shows Tsutsui Defending Iroha

posted on 2018-08-23 01:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film opens on September 14 in Japan

Chūgaku Hijiri Nikki Live-Action Series Casts Kenshi Okada As Akira

posted on 2018-08-23 03:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Okada plays male lead character in debut role for October series

Live-Action Bungaku Shojo Series Casts Keito Tsuna

posted on 2018-08-23 05:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tsuna plays original character Ryūnosuke Kawahata in September series

Live-Action Adaptation of Nobuyuki Fukumoto’s Ten Manga Casts Yūki Furukawa as Hiroyuki

posted on 2018-08-23 18:01 EDT by Karen Ressler
15-second preview video streamed


#1037

Madoka Magica’s Magia Record Stage Play Previewed in 2 Videos

posted on 2018-08-24 02:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Keyakizaka46 members star in play debuting in Tokyo on Friday

Norn9 Stage Play Reveals 3 More Cast Images

posted on 2018-08-24 09:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Play runs from October 17-21 in Tokyo

Live-Action Kasane Film’s 3 TV Ads Streamed

posted on 2018-08-24 11:10 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Film opens on September 7

Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film’s Logo Revealed

posted on 2018-08-24 13:38 EDT by Karen Ressler


#1038

Renjuro Kindaichi’s Yūbe wa Otanoshimi Deshita ne Manga Gets Live-Action TV Show in 2019

posted on 2018-08-25 05:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Romantic comedy series follows Dragon Quest X party members who become roommates


#1039

Kono Manga ga Sugoi! Documentary Drama Lets Actors Discuss, Play Their Favorite Characters

posted on 2018-08-26 14:45 EDT by Jennifer Sherman


#1040

Gundam 00 Stage Play’s 4 Main Cast Members Revealed

posted on 2018-08-27 04:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Play to run in Tokyo, Osaka in February 2019

Nogizaka46 Member Ayane Suzuki and Kotoko Sasaki Join Kemono Friends 2nd Stage Play

August 27, 2018 5:15am CDT
Serval, Arai-san with Fennec, and PPP members will not appear together

Root Letter Last Answer Live-Action Project Casts Idol Ako Yamamoto

posted on 2018-08-27 19:05 EDT by Karen Ressler
15-year-old idol plays heroine Aya Fumino


#1041

Live-Action Pokemon: Detective Pikachu Film’s Director Explains Choice of Main Character

posted on 2018-08-28 00:35 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Romancing SaGa 2 Stage Play’s Visual Unveiled

posted on 2018-08-28 17:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda