Kodoani.com – Live-action movie “Let’s Go Karaoke!” (Karaoke Iko!) based on the manga of the same name by Yama Wayama revealed a new teaser trailer and visuals for the film, along with information about the cast and production team on Tuesday.
This film will have the participation of the following actors:
Jun Saitō will play Satomi Oka, a middle school student. Gou Ayano will play Kyouji Narita, a member of the yakuza gang. Kazuki Kitamura will play the role of Chief Matsuribayashi-gumi. Kyoko Yoshine will play Momo Morimoto. Jun Hashimoto will play Kobayashi. Kyōsuke Yabe will play Karata. Shūhei Yoshinaga will play Ginji. Chance Oshiro will play Ogata. RED RICE will play the role of Mine. Hiroki Okabe will play Matsubara. Yagi Miki will play Nakagawa. Kiyoto Ushiro will play Wada.
The film was expected to premiere this year, but has been delayed and will be released in January 2024.
The movie “Let’s Go Karaoke!” will be directed by Nobuhiro Yamashita (director of “Linda Linda Linda” and live-action “Cream Lemon”) and has a script written by Akiko Nogi (co-writer of “INU-OH,” “Library Wars,” and live-action “I am a Hero film”).
Original manga “Let’s Go Karaoke!” was licensed by Yen Press and published on May 24. The story revolves around Satomi Oka’s ultimate karaoke competition and the unexpected union between him and a yakuza member named Kyouji Narita. This moment marks the beginning of an exciting and humorous adventure.
Manga “Let’s Go Karaoke!” was published by Kadokawa after being released by the dōjin publication in 2019 and won third place in the 14th Manga Taisho Awards.
According to: Kodoani.com