More cast members havwe now joined the live-action adaptation of Naoshi Komi’s Nisekoi manga. This time, the official website revealed the actresses for Seishirou Tsugumi, Ruri Miyamoto, the the class’s teacher, Kyouko Hihara. First, the one playing Chitoge’s lovable tomboy bodyguard/best friend, Tsugumi, is actress Aono Kaede.
And speaking of Best Friends, Kosaki Onodera’s best friend, Ruri, will be played by actress Hana Kawamura.
And finally, playing the gang’s homeroom teacher, Kyouko-sensei, is actress Marika Matusmoto.
Hayato Kawai, who previously directed the live-action Ore Monogatari movie, will be directing Nisekoi. Fans would also note that the Nisekoi manga previously had a crossover story with the Ore Monogatari manga, so the director really fits in nicely. TOHO will be distributing the movie in Japan starting December 21, 2018.
Nisekoi follows Raku Ichijou, the heir to a yakuza family. One day, he bumps into and gets into an argument with a pretty blonde girl named Chitoge. But afterwards, he finds out that she’s her classmate and is the daughter of the leader of a rival gang. And to prevent an all-out gang war from happening, their fathers force the two of them to have a fake relationship. What’s more is that Raku is in love with a different girl, Kosaki Onodera, and this complicates things further. The manga also received to highly successful TV anime adaptations in 2014 and 2015.
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