Tsuburaya Productions launched on Friday that Kenshi Yonezu (theme songs for My Hero Academia second season, March is obtainable in like a lion, Children of the Sea) will perform the theme tune “M87” for Studio Khara‘s new Shin Ultraman (New Ultraman) film. Yonezu is a fan of Anno’s work and he supplied to collaborate on the film’s theme tune. The all-new tune’s single will launch on May 18.

The film will open in Japan on May 13. The film was delayed from its beforehand deliberate early summer season season 2021 timeframe on account of COVID-19 pandemic.

Takumi Saitou will play the film’s principal character, the one who can rework into Ultraman. Masami Nagasawa can be the affiliate of the precept character. Hidetoshi Nishijima might also star inside the film.

Other stable members embody:

  • Kōji Yamamoto
  • Tetsushi Tanaka
  • Daiki Arioka
  • Akari Hayami
  • Ryō Iwamatsu
  • Toshihiro Wada
  • Toru Matsuoka
  • Kyusaku Shimada
  • Keishi Nagatsuka
  • Hajime Yamazaki

Shin Godzilla director Shinji Higuchi and his Higuchi-Gumi group are helming the problem, and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno is answerable for planning and scripts.

A draft of the script was completed in February 2019, and Anno centered on the problem after ending Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time, which opened in Japan in March 2021 after numerous delays. TOHO will distribute Shin Ultraman.

Source: Mainichi Shimbun’s Mantan Web