After revealing Yumeko, the live-action drama adaptation of Homura Kawamoto and Tooru Naomura’s Kakegurui manga has now revealed even more cast members. This includes Suzui, Mary, members of the student council, and several side characters.

Mahiro Takasugi as Ryouta Suzui

Aoi Morikawa as Mary Saotome

Taishi Nakagawa as Kaede Manyuuda

Yurika Nakamura as Sayaka Igarashi

Natsume Mito as Runa Yomotsuki

Natsume Mito as Runa Yomotsuki

Natsumi Okamoto as Yuriko Nishinotouin

Kiyo Matsumoto as Nanami Tsubomi

Yuuma Yamoto as Jun Kiwatari

Miki Yanagi as Midari Ikishima

Then staff also revealed new still images from the upcoming live-action drama, which will premiere via MBS on Junuary 14, 2018.

Actress Minami Hamabe has previously played Menma in the live-action AnoHana TV drama, as well as Saki in the live-action Saki movie and TV drama series. Now, she’s taking the role of the crazy and compulsive gambler herself, Yumeko Jabami. Hamabe has previously played sweet and innocent characters, however, Yumeko will be a whole different animal from her previous roles. She did admit that she’s excited to give the role her all… though we’re all curious how she’ll pull off those Kakegurui faces.

MAPPA previously animated the manga for a Netflix TV anime last season. The TV anime adaptation will be released globally in English this 2018. Set in the prestigious Hyakkaou Private Academy where gambling is everything, the school’s brutal gambling and debt system suddenly gets rocked with the arrival of a new student named Yumeko Jabami. The staff will announce more details on this live-action adaptation soon. Though the cast better be prepared to do those infamous “Kakegurui faces” from the manga and anime…

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