Kodoani.com – The official website for the live-action manga adaptation series Rent-A-Girlfriend (Kanojo, Okarishimasu) by Reiji Miyajima announced on Friday that Mio Kudō will be joining the cast as jealous Ruka Sarashina.
The staff also posted stills from the first episode:
“モテない冴えない大学生の恋物語”が始まる！#大西流星 #なにわ男子 #桜田ひより#秋田汐梨#彼女お借りします#ABCテレビ #テレビ朝日7月放送スタート！ pic.twitter.com/mkM47HoPgf
— L『彼女、お借りします』【公式】7月スタート (@kanokari_drama) June 9, 2022
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.
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.
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.