Keiko Suenobu's Limit, currently published in North America by Vertical, tells a tale of schoolgirl survival in the mountains following a brutal bus crash. As previously reported, the manga is being adapted into a live-action drama set to kick off in Japan this July, and we now have a bunch of photos of the cast in costume.
Summer Wars' Nanami Sakuraba—who also starred as Asumi Kamogawa in an adaptation of another manga published by Vertical, Twin Spica—plays the lead role of Mizuki Konno. She's certainly looking the part here in a side-by-side comparison:
In the wild:
Other cast members include:
Ayano Kudo (Thriller Restaurant) as Haru Ichinose:
Tao Tsuchiya (live-action Ouran High School Host Club) as Kamiya Chieko:
Rio Yamashita (Otomen) as Arisa Morishige, the school outcast who takes this tragic opportunity to get the upper hand on everyone else:
Any fans of the manga have thoughts on the casting? I'm really enjoying Limit, and these look pretty spot-on for the most part.
Via Comic Natalie