Atsuhiro Inukai Inserts Kamen Rider Build Reference in New Show
Atsuhiro Inukai (犬飼貴丈) recently starred in Kamen Rider Build as Sento Kiryu. He now appears in the drama Kemono ni Narenai Watashitachi. The drama debuted on October 10, 2018.
Inukai portrayes as Hatsu Ueno, who is a new employee. It’s not his first role after the end of Kamen Rider Build. Inukai has acting experience beyond Build, and appeals to audiences for his friendly smile and variety of performances. After the first episodes, fans appeared pleased with his new role.
The first episode of the drama also contained a surprise. In one scene, Ueno has a cup of ramen with the words “Best Match” on the side. Kamen Rider Build fans were surprised to see the reference to the show. This was something Inukai added into the show, and it was not part of the original script.
The staff of the show knew Inukai’s history of being a Kamen Rider, and enjoyed the playful reference. He is well-liked not only by fans, but also the staff.
Article Sources: Mainichi