Distributor Toho has posted their first preview for the live-action adaptation of Yuki Suetsugu's competitive karuta josei manga, Chihayafuru. Actress / model Suzu Hirose stars as the lead in the two-part project, scheduled to open in Japan in March and April, 2016.
A new key visual for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Chihayafuru, a josei manga by Yuki Suetsugu about a young woman who plays competitive karuta, has been released. Hit the jump to check it out.
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It is officially conformed today that 17-year-old fashion model/actress Suzu Hirose is set to play the protagonist Chihaya Ayase in the upcoming two-part live-action film adaptation of Yuki Suetsugu's shoujo manga series Chihayafuru. It will be her first leading role in feature films. Hit the jump for more details.