The official web site for the live-action movie of Naoki Yamamoto‘s Believers manga revealed on Monday that Hayato Isomura (Kamen Rider Ghost, Kyō Kara Ore wa!!, Tokyo Revengers) will play the lead character Operator within the movie. The web site revealed the beneath visible for the character.

The movie will open this summer time. Hideo Jojo is directing the movie. Klock Worx and Spotted Productions are distributing the movie, and Leone is producing the movie.

Yamamoto launched the manga in Shogakukan‘s Weekly Big Comic Spirits journal in May 1999, and it led to November that very same 12 months.

The story follows three cult members who’re stranded on an island off the coast of Japan and dedicate themselves to the “Deserted Island Program”. The three members, two males and one girl, name one another by rank and try and purify themselves from the evils of society. However, the believers quickly start to query their beliefs as they succumb to their temptations.

Viz Media launched Yamamoto’s Dance Till Tomorrow manga in English. Yamamoto’s different manga embody Arigatou, Happa 64, and Red.

Sources: Believers live-action movie’s website, Comic Natalie