Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa nai! ("There is No Cure for My Elder Brother"), a popular Chinese web comic by You Ling about a girl whose elder brother constantly drives her crazy, is being adapted into a short-form TV anime that will debut on Tokyo MX on April 07, 2017.
Described as a "comical campus life" story, Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa nai! stars Yuichi Nakamura as Shi Fen, the foolish elder brother, Sora Amamiya as Shi Miao, the violent younger sister, and Kenshō Ono as Kai Xin. The opening theme for the series, entitled "Sunny side up!", is performed by Brian the Sun.
Known in Chinese as Kuài bǎ wǒ gē dài zǒu ("Please Take My Brother Away"), the original web comic is published on the Kuaikan Manhua website. The Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa nai! TV anime is directed by Rareko and features animation by Imagineer and Fanworks. The series will broadcast on Tokyo MX every Friday during the 21:55 time slot (9:55 PM JST), and each episode will run for approximately 5 minutes in length.
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