Sota Fukushi and Ryo Yoshizawa previously worked together in Kamen Rider Fourze. Sota Fukushi portrayed the main character, Gentaro Kisaragi/Kamen Rider Fourze, while Ryo Yoshizawa took on the role of Ryusei Sakuta/Kamen Rider Meteor. Both men will be appearing in the live action movie of Bleach.
Fukushi is taking on the lead role as Ichigo Kurosaki, while Yoshizawa will be playing Uryu Ishida.
It is the first time in seven years the men have worked together. On Twitter, fans expressed their excitement with statements like “Fourze and Meteor are seen again! “Uchu Kita–!”
The live action Bleach movie is an adaptation of the original manga series by Tite Kubo. It was previously a long-running anime series.
Hana Sugisaki, who previously appeared with Fukushi in Blade of the Immortal, will be taking on the lead role as Rukia Kuchiki. Taichi Saotome as Renji Abarai, while famed musician Miyavi has been cast as Byakuya Kuchiki.
Bleach is scheduled for release on July 20, 2018.
Check out the trailer for Bleach below: