During a live stage announcement during the Tokyo Comic-Con event, the cast and staff of the highly-anticipated Full Metal Alchemist live-action film revealed the film’s release date, as it is now scheduled to premiere on December 2017.

The event also displayed one of the costumes from the film, and it is the one worn by actor Dean Fujioka for his role as the fire alchemist himself, Col. Roy Mustang.

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Fujioka stars alongside Ryousuke Yamada, who plays Edward Elric, whose age has been changed to 20 just for the film. Starring alongside the new Edward and Roy are:

  • Tsubasa Honda as Winry Rockbell
  • Ryuuta Satou as Captain Maes Hughes
  • Yo Oizumi as Major Shou Tucker
  • Yasuko Matsuyuki as Lust
  • Kanata Hongou as Envy
  • Shinji Uchiyama as Gluttony
  • Jun Kunimura as Doctor Marco
  • Natsuki Harada as Gracia Hughes
  • Misako Renbutsu as Riza Hawkeye
  • Fumiyo Kohinata as General Hakuro
  • Natsuna as Maria Ross
  • Kenjiro Ishimaru as Father Cornello
  • Tsubasa Honda as Winry Rockbell

The film is directed by live-action Ping Pong film director, Fumihiko Sori, and was previously filmed in Italy. The Alphonse Elric for the film is CGI as well.

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Sources: Comic Natalie and ANN



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