The official website online for Sadako DX, the model new live-action film inside the Ring franchise, unveiled a model new teaser trailer, seen, and cast members on Tuesday.

The new cast members embody:
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  • Kazuma Kawamura as Ōji Maeda, a self-proclaimed fortune teller that accompanies Fuka in investigating Sadako’s curse
  • Mario Kuroba as Maeda’s assistant Lloyd Kanden
  • Yuki Yagi as Futaba Ichijō, Fuka’s youthful sister
  • Hiroyuki Watanabe as Ruma Tendō, Kenshin’s father

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  • Naomi Nishida as Chieko Ichijō, Fuka’s mother
  • Hiroyuki Ikeuchi as Kenshin, a well-known non secular medium that draws Fuka in by explaining Sadako’s curse

As beforehand launched, Fūka Koshiba (pictured beneath) will star as Fuka Ichijo, a faculty pupil with 200 IQ who tries to unravel the curse of Sadako.

Hisashi Kimura is directing the film. Yūya Takahashi (Lupin the IIIrd: Fujiko Mine’s Lie, Kamen Rider Ex-Aid) is writing the script. Filming has accomplished for the model new movie, and it will open this fall.

Suzuki’s Ring novel sequence impressed the horror franchise of the similar establish. The Japanese film sequence consists of two timelines. The first film, Ring, debuted in 1998, and the Spiral sequel adopted later that yr. Ring 2 premiered in 1999, and Ring Ø: Birthday debuted in 2000. The franchise moreover consists of two Sadako 3D films, along with a model new Sadako film, which opened in Japan in May 2019.

Distributor Arrow Video launched The Ringu Collection Blu-ray Disc in North America in October 2019. The film assortment consists of Ring, Rasen (Spiral), Ring 2, and Ring Ø: Birthday. Arrow Video describes the story:

A gaggle of teenage buddies are found ineffective, their our our bodies grotesquely contorted, their faces twisted in terror. Reiko (Nanako Matsushima, When Marnie Was There), a journalist and the aunt of certainly one of many victims, models out to analysis the stunning phenomenon, and inside the course of uncovers a creepy metropolis legend a few supposedly cursed videotape, the contents of which causes anyone who views it to die inside each week – besides they are going to persuade one other individual to take a look at it, and, in so doing, transfer on the curse…

The first important film acquired a Hollywood remake in 2002, and had two sequels. A model new Hollywood film titled Rings opened in February 2017.

Additionally, the Japanese franchise consists of the 2016 Sadako vs. Kayako crossover film with the Ju-on horror franchise.

Dark Horse has launched among the many franchise‘s manga variations in English.

Sources: Sadako DX film’s website online, Eiga Natalie via Otakomu