General Live Action Movie/Series News & Discussion

Live-Action xxxHOLiC Film Posts New Trailer Featuring Movie-Original Character Akagumo

posted on 2022-04-22 07:45 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Film opens in Japan on April 29


Meet Main Cast Members in Requiem of the Rose King Stage Play TV CM

April 22, 2022 7:15pm CDT
Visitors will receive special cards illustrated by the manga author


Saori Hayami Voices Audrey Hepburn in “Roman Holiday” New Japanese Dub

April 22, 2022 8:45pm CDT
“I am beyond honored…! I am still very excited even after the recording.”

Live-Action Yangotonaki Ichizoku TV Series Casts Maju Ozawa

posted on 2022-04-23 09:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
TV series based on Yukari Koyama’s manga premiered on April 21

Live-Action My Broken Mariko Film Reveals 4 More Cast Members

posted on 2022-04-24 01:10 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Nao, Masataka Kubota, more join cast for film opening this fall

My Hero Academia Stage Play Cancels 3 Performances Due to Actor’s Injury

posted on 2022-04-25 02:26 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Actor Akiyoshi Tsujimura sustained injury during afternoon performance on Saturday


My Happy Marriage Novel Series Gets Live-Action Film in Spring 2023

posted on 2022-04-25 03:08 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film stars Snow Man’s Ren Meguro, Mio Imada


Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Film Stays at #2 in U.S., Crosses US$145 Million

posted on 2022-04-25 09:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Film earned US$15,225,000 in 3rd weekend


Live-Action Himawari - Kenichi Legend Sequel Series Reveals Opening Theme, May 16 Premiere

posted on 2022-04-25 11:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Visual unveiled


Sadako DX Film’s Teaser Reveals More Cast

posted on 2022-04-25 20:52 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kazuma Kawamura, Mario Kuroba, Yuki Yagi, Hiroyuki Watanabe, Naomi Nishida, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi join cast


Live-Action My Boyfriend in Orange Film’s Trailer Reveals More Cast, Theme Song

posted on 2022-04-25 21:43 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Snow Man sings theme song “Orange Kiss” for July 18 film


Miyamoto Descends Onto Twitter to Announce Super Mario Bros. Film Postponement

April 25, 2022 8:53pm CDT
It’sa me, a Mario movie delay

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Nausicaä Kabuki Stage Play Gets New Run in Tokyo in July

posted on 2022-04-26 05:58 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Onoe Kikunosuke V, Yonekichi Nakamura V star in new run


Space Battleship Tiramisu Gets Third Stage Play Adaptation in October

April 26, 2022 6:57am CDT
Main cast and staff revealed for upcoming live-action adaptation of science fiction comedy series


Live-Action Way of the Househusband FIlm’s Clip Shows Tatsu Dealing With Local ‘Mafia Boss’

posted on 2022-04-26 23:54 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kōtarō Yoshida spouts Italian in film opening on June 3

Hayao Miyazaki’s My Neighbor Totoro Heads to London’s Barbican Centre Thanks to the Royal Shakespeare Company

April 27, 2022 4:23am CDT
The play will be held from October 8, 2022, to January 21, 2023


Live-Action Files of Young Kindaichi Episode 2 Delayed After Hokkaido Boat Tragedy

posted on 2022-04-27 08:35 EDT by Egan Loo
Episode about murder on isolated island delayed by 1 week while search for missing boat passengers continues

Live-Action xxxHOLiC Film’s Clip Shows Watanuki, Doumeki Fighting Together

posted on 2022-04-28 15:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film opens in Japan on Friday

Radiation House Live-Action Film’s Trailer Features Inspiration Song

posted on 2022-04-29 16:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
MAN WITH A MISSION’s Kamikaze Boy wrote “Rain” song based on event in movie

SPY×FAMILY Manga Gets 1st Stage Musical Next Spring

posted on 2022-04-30 11:19 EDT by Egan Loo
TOHO’s production runs in Tokyo in March, before April-May nationwide tour

SPY x FAMILY Musical to Hold Audition for The Role of Anya Forger

May 01, 2022 8:09pm CDT
There is no age requirement


Meet All The Cast Members of World Trigger 2nd Stage Play “Large-Scale Invasion Arc”

May 01, 2022 9:06pm CDT
General sales of the tickets will begin on July 2

‘Drive My Car’….To Akabira



Live-Action ‘Anime Supremacy!’ Film’s New Trailer Streamed

posted on 2022-05-02 05:02 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film about those who make anime opens in Japan on May20


Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Film Stays at #2 in U.S., Crosses US$323 Million Worldwide

posted on 2022-05-02 14:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Film earned US$11,350,000 in 4th weekend in U.S.

Odd Taxi Anime Gets Prologue Stage Play About Mystery Kiss Idols

posted on 2022-05-03 06:14 EDT by Egan Loo
AKB48’s Yui Oguri, former E-girls Nonoka Yamaguchi, ≠ME’s Hitomi Suzuki , Hinatazaka46’s Hiyori Hamagishi star

World Trigger Stage Play Adds 10 More Cast Members

posted on 2022-05-04 18:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
2nd stage play opens in August

World-Changing War Begins in Kingdom 2 Live-action Film New Trailer

May 05, 2022 7:02pm CDT
Simultaneous screenings in the IMAX, MX4D, 4DX and DOLBYCINEMA theaters are also scheduled


Live-Action Kingdom Film Sequel’s Trailer Reveals 3 Cast Members, Mr. Children’s New Song

posted on 2022-05-05 22:14 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yūsuke Hirayama, Koichi Sato, Hiroshi Tamaki join cast


Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is Now #1 Game-Based Film in U.S.

posted on 2022-05-06 17:00 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Box Office Mojo records the film as having earned a cumulative US$163,285,385 in the United States


Live-Action My Boyfriend in Orange Film’s Latest Video Features Behind-the-Scenes Footage

posted on 2022-05-06 23:09 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film starring Snow Man idol group member Hikaru Iwamoto opens in Japan on July 18

Fist of the North Star Musical Returns for Autumn Performances

May 07, 2022 12:01pm CDT
New and returning cast members will take the stage in Tokyo and Fukuoka

Boichi, Riichirou Inagaki’s Dr. Stone Manga Gets Stage Play in July

posted on 2022-05-08 11:05 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
1st stage play for manga to run in Tokyo, Kobe

Gino0808’s Yuki-onna to Kani wo Kuu Manga Pinches TV Drama Adaptation

May 09, 2022 12:55am EDT
Romantic drama series scuttles onto TV Tokyo this July


Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Film Ranks #3 in its 5th Week in U.S.

posted on 2022-05-09 08:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Film became highest-grossing film based on video game in U.S. last month


CLAMP Draws Live-Action xxxHOLiC Film’s Original Character Akagumo

posted on 2022-05-09 15:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Film opened in Japan on April 29


Nogizaka46 Member Yuuki Yoda Stars in Gunpla Making Drama Ryosangata Riko

May 09, 2022 9:29pm CDT
“I would be happy if Gundam and plastic model lovers will watch over my growth!”

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NIGHT HEAD 2041 TV Anime Gets Stage Play in Japan in July

May 10, 2022 7:56am CDT
Main cast and staff revealed for upcoming theatrical adaptation inspired by 1992 TV drama


Nogizaka46 Idol Stars in Show About Plastic Model-Building Girl

posted on 2022-05-10 12:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
1st episode premiering on June 30 highlights Gundam’s mass-produced Zakus

Live-Action Way of the Househusband Series Gets 6-Part Epilogue Special

posted on 2022-05-11 01:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Special, set 1.5 years after series finale, premieres on May 27


Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic Stage Musical Unveils Seven New Visuals

May 11, 2022 2:07pm CDT
See Jamil, Cassim, and more as they’ll appear onstage this summer

Rent-A-Girlfriend Manga Gets Live-Action Show Starring Naniwa Danshi Idol Ryūsei Ōnishi, Hiyori Sakurada

posted on 2022-05-12 19:55 EDT by Egan Loo
Series premieres in July along with anime season 2