Shota Sometani and Ken'ichi Matsuyama will reprise their roles as Buddha and Jesus
It is confirmed today that the second season of the live-action drama adaptation of Hikaru Nakamura's
slice of life comedy manga series Saint Oniisan/Saint Young Men will be available on Japanese video
streaming app Piccoma TV on June 1, then will also get its theatrical screenings at select theaters in
Japan, including Tachikawa Cinema City in Tokyo, five days later.
The first season of the drama series written/directed by Yuichi Fukuda (Gintama live-action films) was
streamed for ten episodes in October 2018 and screened in select theaters.
Of course in the second season, Shota Sometani (Shinichi Izumi in Parasyte live-action films) and Ken'ichi
Matsuyama (L in Death Note live-action films) will reprise their roles as Jesus and Buddha, respectively.
And Yuuki Yamada (Joe Gibken/Gokai Blue in Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger) newly joins as an police officer who
Yuuki Yamada as police officer
1st season Blu-ray jacket (June 5, 2019 release)
©Hikaru Nakamura, KODANSHA/Panch to Longe Production Committee
©Hikaru Nakamura, KODANSHA