The first six cast members were introduced for the previously announced Eizouken ni wa Te wo Dasu na!
(Hands off the Motion Pictures Club!
), the television anime adaptation of Sumito Oowara
's manga of the same name
, on Friday. In addition to announcing the cast, the official website also released designs for the three main characters.
Midori Asakusa: Sairi Itou
(Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni
Sayaka Kanamori: Mutsumi Tamura
(Wotaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii
Tsubame Mizusaki: Misato Matsuoka
(Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
Doumeki: Yumiri Hanamori
Sowande Sakaki: Mikako Komatsu
Mr. Fujimoto: Kazuhiko Inoue
(Ginga Eiyuu Densetsu
Eizouken ni wa Te wo Dasu na!
will be directed by Masaaki Yuasa
and produced by his studio, Science SARU
. Taichi Ooru, who teamed up with Yuasa on Yoake Tsugeru Lu no Uta
, will compose the soundtrack, and Naoyuki Asano
will adapt the character designs for animation. The anime is scheduled to premiere on NHK General in January 2020.
A live-action film starring Nogizaka46
members Mizuki Yamashita, Asuka Saitou, and Minami Umezawa will open in Japan in Summer 2020.
Source: Comic Natalie