The official site for the upcoming TV anime Shonen Hollywood -Holly Stage for 49- has announced its premiere schedule in Japan. It is based on Ikuyo Hashiguchi's boys idol-themed novel series, and is animated by Zexcs (Diabolik Lovers, The Flowers of Evil). The novel was originally posted on a web-novel site Everystar, then a book version titled Shonen Hollywood -Red, Green, Pink- was published in July 2012.
The premiere schedule:
July 5: AT-X (20:30~), TOKYO MX (25:00~)
July 6: Chiba TV (23:30~), TV Kanagawa (23:30~), TV Saitama (23:30~), KBS Kyoto (24:00~)
July 7: Sun TV (24:00~), TV Aichi (26:05~)
July 11: BS 11 (23:00~)
The TV anime tells the original story set 15 years after the 2012 novel. It centers on a new five-member
group Shonen Hollywood performing in a theater named "Hollywood Tokyo" placed in Harajuku, Tokyo.
The novel's original writer Hashiguchi also works on series composition for the anime.
The 1st PV
The 1st key visual
The voice cast:
Shonen Hollywood members
Ryota Ousaka as Kakeru Kazami
Daiki Yamashita as Kira Saeki
Tetsuya Kakihara as Ikuma Amaki
Shota Aoi as Daiki Tomii
Kensho Ono as Shun Maiyama
The first Shonen Hollywood members (from the novel series)
Shintaro Asanuma as Ran Kazehara
Kosuke Toriumi as Shiima Hayamizu
Daisuke Kishio as Ryunosuke Date
(from left) Kakeru, Kira, Ikuma, Daiki, Shun
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