It is confirmed today that selected members of Japanese girls idol group Nogizaka46 will star in the upcoming stage play adaptation of the rakugo-themed manga Jyosiraku created by Kouji Kumeta (story) and Yasu (art). The 15 cast members will be chosen by an open audition on March 29. Hit the jump for more details.
It has been confirmed that 23-year-old Rena Matsui, who is a member of girls idol group SKE46 and Nogizaka46, plays Suzune Kagami, the younger sister of the protagonist Junichiro Kagami in the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Takeshi Azuma's school comedy manga Denpa Kyoushi. Hit the jump for more details.
It is officially announced today that a 19-year-old member of Japanese girls idol group Nogizaka46 and AKB48, Rina Ikoma will star in the upcoming live-action adaptation film of Team GrisGris' horror adventure game series Corpse Party, alongside Ryosuke Ikeoka and Nozomi Maeda. Hit the jump for more information.
Five members of Japanese female idol group Nogizaka46 are cosplaying as the anime characters in the latest CM for the Blu-ray/DVD of of the Puella Magi Madoka Magica: Rebellion film. Sayuri Matsumura and Mai Shiraishi perform as Homura Akemi and Kyoko Sakura respectively. Check the photo after the jump.