On June 4, 2018, Marvelous announced the live-action stage play adaptation of the manga Katekyo Hitman Reborn! by Akira Amano. The stage play was written by Maruichiro Maruo (丸尾丸一郎).
Some of the cast members have been revealed. The voice actress for the anime adaptation, Neeko, will be taking on the role of Reborn. Ryohei Takenaka (竹中凌平) will be portraying Tsunayoshi Sawada on stage.
Additional cast members include:
- Hayato Gokudera – Kousuke Kuwano (桑野晃輔)
- Takeshi Yamamoto – Ryosuke Yamamoto (山本涼介) formerly Makoto Fukami/Kamen Rider Specter of Kamen Rider Ghost
- Ryohei Sasagawa – Teru Uesugi (上杉輝)
- Ranbo – KIMERU
Ryosuke Yamamoto posted a short video on Twitter discussing the news:
— 山本涼介 (@ryosuke_y_515) June 6, 2018
The performance will take place at both Tokyo’s Galaxy Theater from September 21-30 and in Osaka’s Mielparque Hall from October 3-6, 2018. Tickets will be sold at Lawson. Premium tickets cost 10,800¥, while General tickets are 7,800¥.
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