Fujioka plays Takeshi Hongo / Kamen Rider #1 in the original 1971 "Kamen Rider" TV series
According to the latest issue of Shogakukan's Televi-Kun children's manga magazine, actor Hiroshi Fujioka is reprising his role as Takeshi Hongo / Kamen Rider #1 in the upcoming Kamen Rider #1 film.
Fujioka will play a powered-up version of the same character that he portrays in the original 1971 Kamen Rider tokusatsu TV series. As the leader of the Kamen Rider forces, Takeshi Hongo will face off against the evil organizations Shocker and Nova Shocker.
Kamen Rider #1 hits Japanese theaters on March 26, 2016.
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