Casting News + Scoop! [June 9-30] Exciting updates on Ajin:Demi-Human, Hyouka & Tokyo Ghoul + Tao Tsuchiya’s Tori Girl + Nino joins the star-studded cast of The Last Recipe!
If the teaser trailers are any indication of how good some upcoming Japanese films are, then we’re in for a treat! Satoh Takeru’s Ajin: Demi-Human leads the way with a trailer read more
JAPAN’S BEST YOUNG ACTRESSES [2017 Edition]: Spotlight on Kadowaki Mugi, Nikaido Fumi, Mitsuki Takahata, Matsuoka Mayu, Sugisaki Hana and Kuroki Haru!
Making bold statements by way of portraying strong, independent and unique female characters, Japanese actresses like Nikaido Fumi, Kuroki Haru, and Kadowaki Mugi lead the pack as we prepare for the read more
Excitement intensifies for the ‘Fireworks’ anime! + Matsu Takako, Hirose Suzu, Suda Masaki lend voices and talent to new film!
Toho (with Iwai Shunji’s name attached to it) reverses the trend in Japanese movie production by launching an anime after the live-action version! In the case of Fireworks, Should We read more
Tokyo Sunrise – ‘Hashire, Zetsubo ni Oitsuka Renai Haya-sa de’ [Movie Review]
Tokyo Sunrise, a film about the close friendship between Ren (Taiga) and Kaoru (Kobayashi Ryuju), is subtle and powerful in its depiction of a brotherly love that may be more read more
Casting News + Scoop! [June 1-8] Young romantic love and heartache: Anthem of the Heart and Honey – Hirano Sho, Yuna Taira, Yoshine Kyoko and Nakajima Kento take leads! + Tokyo Ghoul live broadcast event!
Two live action movies that deal with young romance and heartache grab the headlines for our first June 2017 casting buzz – Anthem of the Heart and Honey. Nakajima Kento, Yoshine read more
Yamazaki Kento levels up his ‘Higashikata Josuke’ persona to another level in latest Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure trailer!
The second trailer for Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable is released by Warner Bros. Japan just a few minutes ago. The 1 minute, 30 seconds trailer is already garnering read more
Can Suda Masaki and Kiritani Kenta outplay the duo of Hayashi Kento and Namioka Kazuki in the movie version of Hibana (Sparks)?
The 2016 Netflix original Japanese drama entitled Hibana (Sparks) is one of the best drama series I’ve seen in a long time. Aside from the quality production values, the series read more
Sometani Shota, Emoto Tasuku, and Ishibashi Shizuka team up for Sato Yasushi’s Kimi no tori wa utaeru – And Your Bird Can Sing!
From author Sato Yashushi who gave us The Light Shines Only There, Over the Fence, and Sketches of Kaitan City comes the latest live-action adaptation of another of his work entitled read more