Theatrical release planned
Funimation has announced plans to bring the Tokyo Ghoul live-Action movie to North America with a theatrical release planned. They describe it as a film based on the hit manga that inspired the anime.
|Ken Kaneki||Masataka Kubota||Light Yagami in Death Note TV Series, 2015|
|Toka Kirishima||Fumika Shimizu||Yuki Jojima in Kamen Rider Fourze, 2011-2012|
|Rize Kamishiro||Yu Aoi||Megumi in Rurouni Kenshin Live-Action Movies, 2012-2014|
|Kotaro Amon||Nobuyuki Suzuki||Member of EXILE|
|Kureo Mado||Yo Oizumi||Tatara (voice) in The Boy and the Beast, 2015|
Also American fans, grab a cup of coffee because there will be a YouTube livestream about the film in Japanese with English subtitles, featuring director Kentaro Hagiwara, actor Masataka Kubota AND a special internet appearance by the original author of Tokyo Ghoul, Sui Ishida!
The livestream will take place on Friday at 5:30 AM ET/2:30 AM PT—so be sure to be the first to get the news (and a special announcement) about the new movie. Set a reminder to watch at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bCORGEJ5i5E