Kamen Rider Zangetsu Stage Play Cast Announced
Kamen Rider Gaim was the 15th Heisei Kamen Rider series. The series aired from October 2013 to September 2014. Kamen Rider Zangetsu was an overwhelmingly popular character, which is why it was decided that he will star in the very first Heisei Kamen Rider theater play. The stage play will be an original story.
Yuki Kubota (久保田悠来) will reprise his role as Takatora Kureshima in the leading role.
Additional actors were announced for the upcoming Kamen Rider Zangetsu stage play. They include experienced performers who have appeared in series, including BIOHAZARD the STAGE and Musical: The Prince of Tennis, such as (but not limited to):
- Haruki Kiyama (丘山晴己)
- Motohisa Harashima (原嶋元久)
- Shota Onuma (小沼将太)
- Uno Yuya (宇野結也)
- Dai Goto (後藤大)
- Atsuki Mashiko (増子敦貴)
The screenplay will be written by Nobuhiro Mori (毛利亘宏), who also wrote Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Gaim & Wizard: The Fateful Sengoku Movie Battle. Mori will also be directing the play.
The stage play will also be supervised by Gen Urobuchi and Jin Haganeya of nitro+, who previously worked on Kamen Rider Gaim. nitro+ will have a large part in participating in the stage play by assisting with the screenplay, creating costumes, and designing various creatures.
Kamen Rider Zangetsu will debut on March 2019 in Tokyo and Kyoto.