The live action movie adaptation of Chotto Mate Yakyubu! has announced its first cast members. Ryosuke Yamamoto (Makoto Fukami/Kamen Rider Specter of Kamen Rider Ghost) will be starring alongside Kenta Suga (Saburo Kazeta/Sanagiman/Inazuman in Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Wizard & Fourze: Movie War Ultimatum) and Yuta Koseki (Prince of Tennis musicals). Tadaaki Horai will be directing the film.
Chotto Mate Yakyubu! is based off of the manga series by Takana Yukue. Kenritsu Jingen High School has an average performing baseball team. When a new semester begins, Hiroki Ohori (Kenta Suga), Kohei Akimoto (Yuta Koseki) and Natsuki Miyata (Ryosuke Yamamoto) join the team. Ohori performs poorly on a test. He must retake the test or risk losing his opportunity to attend training camp with his friends.
The story emphases hard work and friendship.
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