2nd Live-Action Assassination Classroom Film Opens on March 25
posted on by Jennifer Sherman
The first 2016 issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine (cover pictured at right) announced on Monday that the second live-action Assassination Classroom film, Ansatsu Kyōshitsu ~Sotsugyō-hen~ (Assassination Classroom ~Graduation Edition~), will open in Japan on March 25. Advance tickets will go on sale on December 19, and the first 50,000 people to purchase them will receive an exclusive clear file.
Mirei Kiritani (live-action Gyakuten Saiban/Ace Attorney's Mayoi/Maya) will play Aguri Yukimura. The film also cast 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.
The first live-action film adaptation opened in Japan on March 21. The television anime series adaptation of Yusei Matsui's original manga premiered in Japan on January 9, and Funimation streamed the series as it aired. A second series will premiere on January 7.