Sports Hochi reports today on May 5 that a live-action TV drama adaptation of Kazuhiko Shimamoto's semibiographical manga Aoi Honou is in the works. 24-year-old actor Yuya Yagira, who won the Best Actor Award at the 2004 Cannes Film Festivals, plays the protagonist Moyuru Honou. Hit the jump for more information.
The 20-year-old actress, Azusa Mine, will star in her first live action TV Drama based on the josei horror manga, Shi to Kanojo to Boku (The Death, Her and Me). Photos after the jump!
Masami Hosokawa's shonen manga series Sugarless (presently at 12 volumes) has been given the green-light for a TV live-action drama. The story after the jump.
Hana no Zubora-Meshi, the manga that started the popular trend toward easy-recipe meals will be coming in live action to the MBS/TBS network in October. The manga's creators reactions right after the jump!