Studio Khara’s film opens in Japan on May 13 after being delayed
Kodoani.com – TOHO began streaming the third teaser video on Friday for the movie Shin Ultraman by Studio Khara . The video reveals the song “M87” by Kenshi Yonezu.
The film will open in Japan on May 13. The film has been delayed from its previously scheduled early summer 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Takumi Saitou will play the main character of the film, who can transform into Ultraman. Masami Nagasawa will be the main character’s partner. Hidetoshi Nishijima will also star in the film.
Other members include:
Kōji Yamamoto Tetsushi Tanaka Daiki Arioka Akari Hayami Ryō Iwamatsu Toshihiro Wada Toru Matsuoka Kyusaku Shimada Keishi Nagatsuka Hajime Yamazaki
Shin Godzilla director Shinji Higuchi and his Higuchi-Gumi team are directing the project, while Evangelion author Hideaki Anno is in charge of planning and scripting.
The script draft was completed in February 2019, and Anno is focusing on the project after completing Evangelion: 3.0 + 1.0: Thrice Upon A Time, which opens in Japan in March 2021 after several delays. . TOHO will distribute Shin Ultraman.