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Live-Action Bungō Stray Dogs: Beast Film’s English-Subtitled Teaser Unveils More Cast, Staff, January 7 Debut

posted on 2021-09-17 07:04 EDT by Egan Loo
Film of what-if role-reversal story reunites several cast members from stage plays

Tokyo Vice Live-Action Series Reveals Main Cast Members

posted on 2021-09-18 04:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Ansel Elgor, Ken Watanabe, Rinko Kikuchi, Hideaki Ito, more Japanese cast members join

Live-Action ‘Do not say mystery’ Show Casts Sairi Itō

posted on 2021-09-19 21:22 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Masaki Suda stars in January series adapting manga by Basara creator Yumi Tamura

Live-Action Tokyo Love Story Series Premieres on TV on October 12

posted on 2021-09-20 14:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Series debuted in April 2020


Detroit Metal City Author’s KAPPEI Comedy Manga Gets Live-Action Film Adaptation

September 20, 2021 7:30pm CDT
The shooting was already finished

Live-Action Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac Film Unveils Cast, Staff

posted on 2021-09-21 19:53 EDT by Egan Loo
Mackenyu, Madison Iseman, Sean Bean, Famke Janssen star in film helmed by Tomasz Baginski


Yuu Nagira’s Boys Love Novel Utsukushii Kare Gets Live-action TV Drama Adaptation in Winter 2021

September 21, 2021 7:25pm CDT
A side-story collection book will be released in Japan on September 28

Ouran High School Host Club Stage Musical Unveils Visual, More Cast, January Debut

posted on 2021-09-22 14:10 EDT by Alex Mateo
1st stage musical opens in Tokyo from January 15-23


Snow Man, Naniwa Danshi Perform Live-Action My Love Mix-Up! Series’ Theme Songs

posted on 2021-09-22 15:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Series premieres on October 9

Live-Action noise Film Casts Haru Kuroki, Masatoshi Nagase

posted on 2021-09-23 00:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kuroki plays Keita’s wife, Nagase plays police detective in January film

Sakura Wars Stage Play to Return with Its Second Show “Two Flames” in December

September 26, 2021 9:34pm CDT
The members of Shanghai & London Combat Revues will newly join

Live-Action Maki Enjōji’s Tsumari Sukitte Iitain dakedo Series Reveals More Cast, Theme Song

posted on 2021-09-27 17:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Airi Matsui joins cast; Sakurako Ōhara performs opening theme


Japan Box Office: Tokyo Revengers Becomes Highest-grossing Live-action Film of 2021

September 27, 2021 9:45pm CDT
“Free! the Final Stroke” keeps the same 3rd spot in Its 2nd weekend

The Promised Neverland Artist Draws Illustration For Dune Movie

posted on 2021-09-29 04:00 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Posuka Demizu, Shinji Higuchi, Kenji Kamiyama, Takashi Yamazaki comment on the upcoming American sci-fi blockbuster

Netflix Partners With TBS to Release 3 New Shows Worldwide

posted on 2021-10-05 21:13 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Shun Oguri stars in live-action Japan Sinks show debuting on Sunday

Live-Action ‘Will I Be Single Forever?’ Film’s Trailer Reveals Nishina’s Theme Song

posted on 2021-10-06 02:29 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Nishina performs theme song “debbie” for November 19 film

T-Virus Runs Rampant in Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City Trailer

October 07, 2021 11:16am CDT
Live-action adaptation based on Capcom’s classic survival-horror series hits U.S. theaters on November 24, 2021

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child stage play to make Asia debut in Tokyo with Japanese cast

The stage sequel to the Harry Potter series is finally coming to Japan!


Banana Fish Stage Play’s 2nd Part Unveils Visuals of Cast in Costume

posted on 2021-10-08 17:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Play runs from January 20-February 6, 2022

Fist of the North Star Musical Casts Shōichi Fukui, Shuntarō Miyao as Raou

posted on 2021-10-11 01:34 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New visual of Yuria also unveiled


Fatal Frame Series Creator: Film Project Still in the Works Overseas

posted on 2021-10-11 15:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Live-Action Usogui Film Casts Hayato Sano

posted on 2021-10-13 08:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Sano plays debt-ridden Takaomi Kaji in February 2022 film


Akinori Nakagawa & Sayaka Kanda to Star in Galaxy Express 999 Musical in April 2022

October 13, 2021 7:25pm CDT
Godiego’s iconic anime theme song will be featured again

Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan Live-Action TV Drama Reveals New Key Visual

October 14, 2021 7:31am CDT
Three new episodes will broadcast from December 27 - 29, 2021 on the NHK network


The often untold story of cleaning up dead kaiju finally coming to theaters next year

♫Where do daikaiju go when they dieeeee?♪


Spirited Away Stage Play Reveals Additional Cast

posted on 2021-10-14 11:40 EDT by Alex Mateo
Kenya Ōsumi, Sunao Yoshimura, Obata no Onīsan join play opening in February

Batman Ninja the Show Reveals Heroes and Villains Ready for Action

October 17, 2021 9:53am CDT
Photos featuring actors in full costume and make-up published for Tokyo stage play based on D.C. Comics characters

Non’s Harem Marriage Manga Gets Live-Action Series in January

posted on 2021-10-18 05:50 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
19-volume manga about polygamous marriage life ran from 2014-2019


Takumi Saito Has Bad Morning Sickness in He’s Expecting Teaser Trailer

October 18, 2021 9:09pm CDT
Drama about male pregnancy will be streamed on Netflix worldwide in 2022


Survivors Gather in Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon CIty Posters

October 19, 2021 2:53pm CDT
Live-action film based on legendary Capcom survival horror franchise hits U.S. theaters on November 24, 2021