Tao Tsuchiya and Masaki Suda will be playing the lead roles in My Little Monster (known as Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun in Japan), an upcoming live-action film based on the romantic comedy manga by Robico that chronicles the volatile relationship of an unlikely pair of teenagers. Hit the jump to learn more.
Robiko's shoujo rom-com Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun centers on Shizuku Mizutani, a girl who only cares about her own grades. When she accidentally delivers lesson notes to Haru Yoshida—a boy who is repeatedly absent from class—he becomes convinced that they're friends. A promo for the October anime adaptation goofs on the premise, recasting it as shounen action. Get a look after the jump.
The latest news from the new anime series, Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun, was just posted on the official website. Details after the break!
Kodansha's Dessert magazine recently announced that Kanae Hazuki's Suki-tte Ii na yo and Robico's Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun were slated to be adapted into anime. The latter is coming from Brain Base (Durarara!!) with Hiro Kaburaki directing the Noboru Takagi written show. Meet the cast with new design previews after jump.