News Sensa-tions Performs 2nd Assassination Classroom Live-Action Film's Theme Song
posted on 2016-02-08 04:15 EST
Japanese entertainment news website Comic Natalie announced on Monday that Sensa-tions will perform the theme song "Sayonara Sensation" for Ansatsu Kyōshitsu: Sotsugyō-hen (Assassination Classroom: Graduation Edition~), the second live-action Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyōshitsu) film.
A DVD containing the single will ship on March 23, two days before the premiere of the film. Additionally, the song's music video will feature Sensa-tions fighting their assassination teacher Master "B" (pictured at right), played by fighting celebrity Bob Sapp.
Sensa-tions is a nine-member group "produced" by the franchise's Koro-sensei character. The group also provided the theme song for the first live-action Assassination Classroom film.
The film has also cast an actor for the role of the original "God of Death." [highlight white text to read spoilers] Arashi band member Kazunari Ninomiya, who is voicing Koro-sensei for the live-action films, will play the God of Death. Narimiya and Kiritani will play their characters in a flashback scene that shows how the God of Death turned into Koro-sensei.
The film will open in Japan on March 25.
The first live-action film adaptation opened in Japan last March. The Fantasia International Film Festival in Montreal hosted the film's international premiere last July. The Fantastic Fest film festival, held in Austin, Texas from September to October, screened the film's U.S. premiere.
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