The official website for the live-action film adaptation of author Shin Sawada and artist Renji Asai‘s The Violence Action manga revealed six new cast members for the film on March 2.

The new cast members embody (from left to correct in image above):

  • Shunsuke Daito as Ayabe
  • Fumika Baba as a result of the Shopkeeper
  • Yosuke Sugino as Terano
  • Oji Suzuka as Watanabe
  • Win Morisaki as Kaneko
  • Yūri Ōta as Daria

Kanna Hashimoto (left in image beneath) performs protagonist Kei Kikuno.

Tōichirō Rutō is directing the film, and is co-writing the script alongside Itaru Era. The film will open this summer season.

The manga’s story services on Kei Kikuno, an assassin who seems to be an easygoing and cute girl subsequent door nevertheless is unquestionably a excessive hitgirl. Kei skillfully handles jobs collectively together with her gun expertise and bodily prowess.

The assortment launched on Shogakukan‘s on-line journal Yawaraka Spirits in April 2016. The manga went on hiatus from March 2018 to June 2019 ensuing from a creator’s poor effectively being. The assortment ranked on the very best 20 guidelines of manga for male readers inside the 2018 model of Takarajimasha‘s Kono Manga ga Sugoi! (This Manga Is Amazing!) guidebook.

Asai drew a manga adaptation of Mamoru Hosoda‘s The Boy and The Beast anime film, and Yen Press launched the gathering in English in North America.

Daisuke Muroi is Sawada’s precise establish, and he drew the Reiri manga with author Hitoshi Iwaaki (Historie, Parasyte) from December 2015 to December 2018.

Sources: The Violence Action live-action film’s website, Comic Natalie