An internet site opened on Wednesday to announce Eikyū Shōnen Eternal Boys, an authentic anime which can air on Fuji TV and different channels this fall.

The story facilities across the Manpuku Geinō Production (actually, Full-Stomach Entertainment Production) company’s Eikyū Shōnen (Eternal Boys), a gaggle of males who’re round 40. They attempt to grow to be idols and overcome such obstacles as their age and bodily situation.

The anime stars:

Daisuke Hirakawa as Kentarō Sanada, a 40-year-old former salaryman whose firm out of the blue went bankrupt

Katsuyuki Konishi as Naoki Ishida, a 39-year-old former junior highschool instructor

Jun Fukuyama as Haru Asai, a 35-year-old former soccer participant

Daisuke Namikawa as Tsuyoshi Imagawa, a 37-year-old former little one actor who turned an enka singer

Toshiyuki Morikawa as Daisuke Yamanaka, a 45-year-old former head of administration on the Manpuku Geinō Production expertise company

Nozomu Sasaki as Makoto Kakizaki, the 41-year-old former no.1 cabaret membership host

Suppose a Kid From the Last Dungeon Boonies Moved to a Starter Town director migmi is helming the anime at LIDEN FILMS, and Kimiko Ueno (The Royal Tutor, Uchitama?! Have you seen my Tama? ) is overseeing the sequence scripts. The authentic story idea is credited to the real-life “Manpuku Geinō Production,” which is definitely LIDEN FILMS, Fuji TV, and Polygon Pictures. Seiko Asai is adapting the unique character designs by ma2 for animation.

Ryō Tanaka is directing the sound and Yukari Hashimoto (Mr. Osomatsu, Komi Can’t Communicate) is composing the music. King Records is dealing with the theme songs, and coly is growing the spinoff novel sport. The manga adaptation will start serializing within the May subject of Kadokawa‘s Comic Gene journal on April 15, and the Human Academy Performing Arts College is collaborating with the undertaking.

Sources: Eikyū Shōnen Eternal Boys anime’s website, Comic Natalie