On September 18th, American recording artist Chris Brown release single "Zero" ahead of his upcoming album Royalty. It took a little while, but last week international manga readers started to notice a striking similarity between the associated art and City Hunter, Tsukasa Hojo's classic Shonen Jump series about pervy trouble shooter Ryo Saeba. Get a look after the jump.
Mainichi Shimbun's MAiDiGi TV has posted a one minute preview for the upcoming OAD episode "Ryo's Marriage Proposal," which will be released as a bonus item for the purchasers of all 12 volumes of the City Hunter manga's new "XYZ Edition." Check the clip after the jump.
The live-action drama of City Hunter sequel/spin-off Angel Heart has announced the introduction of model/actor Shohei Miura (Gokusen 3) as Liu Xin-Hong, a fellow member of the Zhuque Corps with the lead, and singer/tarento Brother Tom as trouble shooter turned Cat's Eye Cafe manager Falcon.
Following Takaya Kamikawa as Ryo Saeba and Ayaka Miyoshi as Xiang-Ying, it is confirmed that 30-year-old actress Saki Aibu portrays Kaori Makimura, the main heroine of the original City Hunter story, in the upcoming live-action TV drama adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo's Angel Heart manga series. Hit the jump for more information.
Nihon TV has announced that 19-year-old fashion model/actress Ayaka Miyoshi will play the main heroine Xiang-Ying in the upcoming live-action TV drama adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo's Angel Heart manga series. 50-year-old actor Takaya Kamikawa is already cast as Ryo Saeba in his middle age. Hit the jump for more details.
It has been confirmed that 50-year-old actor Takaya Kamikawa, known as the voice of Anti-Spiral in Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann among anime fans, is cast as Ryo Saeba in the upcoming live-action TV drama adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo's Angel Heart manga series. Hit the jump for more information.