Khara's Live-Action Shin Ultraman Film Opens in Japan on May 13, 2022
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Tsuburaya Productions revealed during the Tsuburaya Convention 2021 livestream event on Monday that Studio Khara's new Shin Ultraman (New Ultraman) film will open in Japan on May 13, 2022. TOHO is streaming a new teaser video for the film.
The opening ceremony for the "Tsuburaya Convention 2019" event debuted the first image of the film in December 2019. In that image below, the titular Ultraman is not wearing a color timer.
Other cast members include: (Top row, left to right in image above)
A draft of the script was completed in February 2019, and Anno is focusing on the project after completing Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 (Shin Evangelion Gekijō-ban :||), which opened in Japan on March 8 after multiple delays. TOHO will distribute Shin Ultraman.
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