News Tsubasa Yonaga, Takuya Eguchi Star in Love Stage!! Anime
posted on 2014-03-17 13:30 EDT
The official website for the television anime adaptation of Eiki Eiki and Taishi Zaou's boys-love manga Love Stage!! updated to reveal the two main cast members: Tsubasa Yonaga (Free!'s Nagisa Hazuki) will play Izumi Sena and Takuya Eguchi (Hamatora's Mao) will play Ryūma Ichijō. The site also announced that a promotional video will debut on March 20.
The story revolves around Izumi Sena, a boy born into a family of ultra-famous entertainers. However, he is the only member of the family who is not in the entertainment industry, and he is a super otaku college student, too. He has been striving hard to become a manga creator, but he ends up starring in a television commercial. He eventually cross paths again with the very famous actor Ryūma, who becomes aware of his attraction towards Izumi.
Kenichi Kasai (Major, Bakuman., Nodame Cantabile) is directing the series at J.C. Staff. Michiko Yokote (XXXHOLiC, Squid Girl) is working on the series composition while Yoko Ito (key animator for Tantei Opera Milky Holmes, Turn A Gundam) is in charge of character design. The show will premiere this year.