The official website for the original movie Kimi wa Kanata
announced two new cast members on Tuesday. The film is scheduled to premiere in Japan on November 27.
(Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni
live-action drama) and Toshiki Seto
live-action film) will be starring
as the protagonists Mio and Arata, respectively. Saori Hayami
(Akagami no Shirayuki-hime
) and Yui Ogura
(Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san
) are also appearing
as Kiku-chan and Enka, respectively.
Kimi wa Kanata
is being directed by Yoshinobu Sena
), and is his first feature-length anime film. The film is also the first major project by Digital Network Animation
, which was founded in 2006 and mainly served as a subcontractor for other animation studios such as Shaft
and Studio Deen
A novel is being published by Kadokawa
to coincide with the film's release.