Sequel film will infiltrate Japanese theaters on July 15
The upcoming Kingdom 2: Harukanaru Daichi e ("To the Ends of the Earth") live-action film is charging at full speed towards its release later this year, today unveiling its second epic poster that shows off even more of its main cast in costume.
The film's first poster was unveiled last April on the third anniversary of the first film's release:
Based on the bestselling manga by Yasuhisa Hara, Kingdom 2: Harukanaru Daichi e is directed by Shinsuke Sato (live-action Gantz, Inuyashiki) and written by Tsutomu Kuroiwa (ONE PIECE FILM GOLD) and Yasuhisa Hara himself, with music by Yutaka Yamada (Vinland Saga, Tokyo Ghoul).
The film's cast list is as follows:
- Kento Yamazaki
- Ryo Yoshizawa
- Kanna Hashimoto
- Nana Seino
- Shinnosuke Mitsushima
- Amane Okayama
- Takahiro Miura
- Takayuki Hamatsu
- Etsushi Toyokawa
- Masahiro Takashima
- Jun Kaname
- Masaya Kato
- Tsutomu Takahashi
- Kiyohiko Shibukawa
- Yukiyoshi Ozawa
- Takao Osawa
Kingdom 2: Harukanaru Daichi e is currently scheduled to premiere in Japanese theaters on July 15.
If you're a fan of historical epics, check out all four seasons of the Kingdom anime, right here on Crunchyroll!
Shin and Hyou are war-orphans in the kingdom of Qin. They dream of proving themselves on the battlefield until the day Hyou is captured by a minister. The boy manages to escape and return to his village, but he is badly injured. Shin then meets a mysterious youth who bears an eerie resemblance to Hyou—a boy who will one day become emperor!
Source: Comic Natalie
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