Following ~VIDEO GIRL AI 2018~ last year, the second live-action TV drama adaptation of Masakazu Katsura's Denei Shoujo/Video Girl Ai manga, titled Denei Shoujo -VIDEO GIRL MAI 2019-, is set to premiere on TV Tokyo this April. Instead of Nanase Nishino as Ai Amano in the first, 19-year-old Mizuki Yamashita is cast as the new video girl heroine Mai Kamio. Hit the jump for more details.
While the TV drama sequel is reaching its climax, arma bianca will hold "Video Girl Store," a time-limited event dedicated to Masakazu Katsura's sci-fi love story manga series Denei Shoujo/Video Girl Ai that has printed over 14 million copies in Japan, at Kinokuniya Shoten's Seibu Ikebukuro store in Tokyo from March 20 to April 9. Hit the jump for more details.
The creator of Video Girl Ai is contributing to the new live adaptation in a new way! His art will be appearing in the show, and leading off a storyline that shows off a new character inspired by his original. See his sketches and the new character settings after the jump!
In commemoration of the upcoming premiere of the live-action TV drama Denei Shoujo ~VIDEO GIRL AI 2018~ next week, a newly drawn one-shot manga of Denei Shoujo/Video Girl Ai by the original author Masakazu Katsura is published in the latest 5th/6th combined issue of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump released today on January 4. Hit the jump for more details.
TV Tokyo's official website for "Denei Shoujo ~VIDEO GIRL AI 2018~," the upcoming live-action TV drama sequel to Masakazu Katsura's Denei Shoujo/Video Girl Ai manga, announced its additional cast members, including 44-year-old Shigeyuki Totsugi (Jun Inoue in One Week Friends.) as the protagonist of the original manga series, Youta Moteuchi. Check out the latest news after the jump.