One of last year’s most heart-wrenching anime, Your Lie in April, has gotten a live-action movie adaptation, and we finally get to have a first look at the upcoming film, as a new teaser trailer has finally been released by the official Toho Movie Channel. The trailer introduces us to Kousei Arima and Kaori Miyazono, the film’s two lead characters.
This live-action movie adaptation will star Kento Yamazaki, who is known to fans as L in the live-action Death Note drama series, and he will be playing Kousei Arima. Suzu Hirose, who played Chihayafuru: Shimo no Ku’s Chihaya, will be playing the film’s tragic female lead, Kaori Miyazono, while Japanese pop singer and E-Girls group member, Anna Ishii, will be playing Kousei’s childhood friend, Tsubaki Sawabe. Finally, rounding out the main cast will be Taishi Nakagawa, who will be playing Ryouta Watari.
Takehiko Shinjou will be directing the movie, while Strawberry Night live-action series’ Yukari Tatsui will be writing the scripts. The movie is slated for release on September 10, 2016, as announced in the video.
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