Uirabu. -Uiuishii Koi no Ohanashi- Live-Action Film's Behind-the-Scenes Video Previews King & Prince Theme Song
posted on by Karen Ressler
Asmik Ace began streaming a behind-the-scenes video for the live-action film adaptation of Yukimo Hoshimori's Uirabu. -Uiuishii Koi no Ohanashi- (Uirabu.: Story of Innocent Love) manga. The video features the film's theme song "High On Love!" by King & Prince.
The film will open in Japan on November 9. The manga is also inspiring an eight-episode spinoff live-action series with four-minute episodes. New episodes are debuting daily between November 2 and November 9.
Yūichi Satō is directing the film, with a script by Natsuko Takahashi (My Love Story!!, Norn9, Comic Girls). The film stars:
- Kentarō as Kazuma Saiki, Rin's romantic rival
- Hinako Sakurai as Yū Haruna, a shy girl who avoids her feelings for Rin
- Shō Hirano as Rin Izumi, who likes Yū, but maintains an aggressive personality toward her to hide his crush
- Tina Tamashiro as Koyomi Sakashita, Yū's close friend
- Hayato Isomura as Keita Fuji, Rin's close friend
Indonesian publisher M&C! publishes the manga under the title You, I love, and it describes the story:
Rin has liked Yū since childhood. But due to being awkward and inexperienced in love, he didn't know how to express himself, so Rin has always turned to teasing her. Meanwhile, Yū has similarly always liked Rin, but her chronic shyness prevents her from telling Rin how she feels. Will they continue to just be friends forever even though they like each other?
Hoshimori launched the manga in Sho-Comi in 2015, and ended it in July 2017. Shogakukan published the manga's 10th and final compiled book volume in November 2017. The series has more than 1 million copies in print as of August 2017.