TsukiPro's Live-Action SOARA Film Unveils Stills
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The staff of Let it Be - Kimi ga Kimi Rashiku Yō ni, the live-action film adaptation of the Tsukino Talent Production (TsukiPro) franchise's ALIVE SOARA CD series, revealed stills from the film on Friday.(Note: Click on the images below for more stills from the Anime! Anime! site.)
The film will open for a two-week limited screening on October 4.
The cast includes:
- Ryusei as Sora Ōhara
- Mashū Ishiwatari as Morihito Arihara
- Chihiro Yoshida as Sōshi Kagurazaka
- Shinichirō Ueda as Ren Munakata
- Chiharu Sawashiro as Nozomu Nanase
Sawashiro is reprising his role from TsukiPro the Animation.
The original CD series follows the formation and development of the SOARA band. The film will cover the content of the first CD in the series and show the group members in high school before they made their debut.
The franchise's staff announced in November that the Tsukiuta. THE ANIMATION anime series is getting a second season titled Tsukiuta. THE ANIMATION 2. The television anime adapts the music and original drama CD series about anthropomorphized months. The franchise centers around the Tokyo idol unit Six Gravity (composed of characters representing December to May) and the sibling rival unit Procellarum (composed of idols born in Western Japan and representing June to November).
The TsukiPro franchise has also spawned the TsukiPro the Animation television anime based on four of its other groups: SOARA, Growth, SolidS, and QUELL. The anime premiered in October 2017 and Crunchyroll streamed the anime as it aired. The anime is getting a sequel. The SolidS and QUELL groups are starring in a separate stage play series titled SolidS & Quell on Stage (S.Q.S), and its second episode ran in Japan from November 1-11 at Hulic Hall Tokyo.
Source: Anime! Anime! (伊得友翔)