Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patoranger is the current Super Sentai series airing on TV Asahi. It features a group of thieves versus law-abiding citizens.
It was announced that a new fighter would be entering the stage. Seiya Motoki (元木聖也) has been cast as Takao Noel who can transform into both a Lupinranger or Patoranger. He is from the International Police Headquarters in France. His character Noel has a big personality, occasionally adding French words in his speech. He can freely transform into either form.
Before transforming, he will perform acrobatics, which is one of Motoki’s skills. He will be swayed by both groups, but will gradually develop bonds, but remain mysterious. Viewers will watch him say one thing, but have the appearance of planning somehing else behind the scenes.
Concerning the role, Motoki stated that he has watched the Super Sentai series since he was a child, with his favorite being Gekisou Sentai Carranger. He’s happy to have the opportunity to appearing a Super Sentai series, especially as a new fighter.
Motoki was especially impressed at how friendly the Lupinranger VS Patoranger cast was on set. He thinks their transformations are especially impressive. He looks forward to the debut of his episodes.
Motoki is a member of LesPros Entertainment, which has represented several tokusatsu actors and actresses. He has performed in dramas, film, and stage plays.
Article Sources: Abema Times