Two-part adaptation based on rap battle survival horror LINE manga by Teikoku Inka hits TV Asahi in July of 2019
Two more cast members have caught rap fever after joining the cast of Rapper ni Kamaretara Rapper ni Naru (localized as "Da rapper bites and becomes a rapper"), an upcoming 2-part live-action TV drama based on the LINE manga by Teikoku Inka about a mysterious virus that turns anyone exposed to it into a free-styling, sick rhyme dropping rapper.
The new cast members for Rapper ni Kamaretara Rapper ni Naru include (from left to right):
- Kanta Satô as Takuma Yamanouchi, Minori's boyfriend.
- And Brother Tom as Shige Inaho, Minori's father.
Described as a "rap battle survival horror" story, Rapper ni Kamaretara Rapper ni Naru Manga is set in the year 20XX, when a mysterious virus sweeps the nation of Japan, transforming anyone infected by it into rapper and turning Japan into a "club house from Hell". Set against the backdrop of this rapper apocalypse, Minori Inaho and her father, a pair of bumpkins from the countryside, search for Minori's missing brother.
The Rapper ni Kamaretara Rapper ni Naru TV drama is directed by Keisuke Toyoshima and features a script by Ryohei Watanabe. The series also stars Fuka Koshiba as Minori Inaho. The two-part Rapper ni Kamaretara Rapper ni Naru TV drama will broadcast on TV Asahi during the 23:15 time slot (11:15 PM JST) on Friday, July 12 and Saturday, July 13, 2019.
Source: Comic Natalie
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