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Orange Manga Comes to Life in Live Action Drama

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Orange manga live action movie

Based on the manga series by Takano Ichigo, Orange Manga (finally!) comes to life in a live-action, teen fantasy drama. The movie, which was released on December 12, 2015 in Japan, was directed by Kojiro Hashimoto and Produced by Toho.

 

Premise:

One day, 16-year old Takamiya Naho, receives a letter from herself ? ten years into the future. As Naho reads the letter, she learns about events that will happen, which coincidentally starts on the day she meets a new transfer student- Naruse Kakeru.

 

Set within the beautiful Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture in Japan, this time-travel story encompasses love, friendship, and living life without regrets to its fullest. ?

 

Starring Tao Tsuchiya, who is known for her role as Makimachi Misao in the films Rurouni Kenshin ? Kyoto Inferno and Rurouni Kenshin ? The Legend Ends, she plays Orange?s main protagonist, 16-year old Naho Takamiya. She is joined by Kento Yamazaki, who recently played L in the TV adaptation of Death Note, who will be playing Naruse Kakeru. Tsuchiya and Yamazaki are joined by a talented supporting cast made up of the following actors:

 

  • ????????Ryo Ryusei (Ouran High Host Club) as Hiroto Suwa
  • ????????Hirona Yamazaki (Kangoku Gakuen / Prison School) as Takako Chino
  • ????????Dori Sakurada (The Werewolf Game: The Beast Side) as Saku Hagita
  • ????????Kurumi Shimizu (Far Away, So Close) as Azusa Murasaka
  • ????????Erina Mano (The Next Generation Patlabor: Shuto) as Rio Ueda
  • ????????Shingo Tsurumi (Deadman Inferno) as K?ji Nakano
  • ????????Yoko Moriguchi (Kageri Yuku Natsu) as Miyu Naruse
  • ????????Reiko Kusamura (7 Days of Himawari and Her Puppies) as Hatsuno Naruse

 

As you can see, the cast of Orange live ? action drama is known to frequent drama movies and series and make fans cry. Make sure to have a box of tissue (and maybe even someone to hug) beside you as this movie is definitely a tear-jerker. Stream Orange Movie with english – subs here for free.

 

For more updates on Orange manga and its live action version, visit the BitBag.

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