Latest entry in Tsuburaya Productions' long-running "Ultra Series" hits TV Tokyo on July 06, 2019
The main cast has been revealed for Ultraman Taiga, an upcoming live-action tokusatsu TV series and the latest entry in Tsuburaya Productions' long-running "Ultra Series", which focuses on superhuman beings defending the Earth from incursions by aliens and monsters. The main cast includes:
- Yuki Inoue as Hiroyuki Kudo.
- Chiharu Niiyama as Kana Sasaki.
- Ryotaro as Homare Souya.
- Momoka as Pirika Ashikawa.
- Kou Nanase as Kirisaki.
- Takuma Terashima as the voice of Ultraman Taiga.
- Satoshi Hino as the voice of Ultraman Titas.
- Shōta Hayama as the voice of Ultraman Fuma.
- Yūma Uchida as the voice of Ultraman Tregear.
- And Daisuke Ono as the Narrator.
The story of Ultraman Taiga is described as follows:
Aliens have been emigrating to Earth secretly, but only a handful knows about this truth. Living in such a society, the main character Hiroyuki Kudo begins working at a private security organization E.G.I.S. (Enterprise of Guard and Investigation Services). The organization takes care of cases related with aliens, and Hiroyuki works day and night to protect peace. However, there lies a huge secret in him, which he himself is not aware of. He carries Ultraman Taiga’s “particle of light”. The new story begins as Taiga’s powers revive from Hiroyuki’s body!
Ultraman Taiga is produced by Tsuburaya Productions, TV Tokyo, and Dentsu. The series begins broadcasting on TV Tokyo and other stations on July 06, 2019.
Official Ultraman Taiga home page
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