Kodoani.com – The staff for the live-action manga adaptation series Rent-A-Girlfriend (Kanojo, Okarishimasu) by Reiji Miyajima posted more cast, July 2 premiere, and key visuals for the film on Thursday.
The newly announced cast members are:
Model and actress Aika Sawaguchi as Sumi Sakurasawa
Hana Kino as Nagomi Kinoshita, Kazuya’s grandmother
Mayumi Asaka as Sayuri, Chizuru’s grandmother
Kaoru Noguchi as Harumi Kinoshita, Kazuya’s mother
Shunya Kaneko is Kazuya’s friend
Kōsuke Suzuki as Kazuya’s friend
The series will air on Asahi Broadcasting Corporation in July on Sunday at 11:55 p.m., and will also air on TV Asahi on Saturdays at 26:30 a.m. Daisuke Yamamoto is the director, and Kumiko Asō is directing the series. write a script.
Daisuke Yamamoto and Kazuki Kon will direct
Kumiko Asō will write the script. Yūki Munakata is composing music.
Idol group member Ryūsei Ōnishi (live-action Seiho Boys ‘High School!) and actress Hiyori Sakurada (live-action Tokyo Ghoul , Twilight) will play the main character Kazuya Kinoshita and the female lead respectively. Chizuru Mizuhara.
Shiori Akita plays the role of Mami Nanami.
Mio Kudō (Kamen Rider Ghost, Saki Achiga-hen episode of side-A, Mashin Sentai Kiramager) plays Ruka Sarashina.
You can hire a girlfriend, but can you buy love? Kazuya Kinoshita’s unsuccessful freshman year in college, reeling from a bad breakup, hires a friendly couple of hours at the aquarium with his beautiful and polite idol Chizuru. But life could be worse than Kazuya thinks! Family, school, and life all start to go wrong, and to make matters worse, Chizuru is more than the pretty face and sweet demeanor he thinks he’ll haggle over…
Miyajima launched the manga in Kodansha’s Weekly Shōnen Magazine in July 2017. The series received the manga anthology on August 17, 2020.
The manga also inspired a television anime that premiered on July 10, 2020, and aired for 12 episodes.