The actor to play Mach, the forthcoming second Rider of Kamen Rider Drive, has been revealed to be 21-year-old Yuu Inaba.
Warning: This post contains mild spoilers for Movie War Full Throttle
Initially revealed via reports from press screenings of Movie War Full Throttle, Yuu Inaba has been confirmed in the ending credits to be playing Gou Shijima, the alter ego of Kamen Rider Mach who will be appearing in later episodes of Kamen Rider Drive. Mach will also be making a cameo appearance in the film.
Yuu Inaba has recently appeared in TV shows like the live-action adaptation of Clover, and the film Go! Boys School Drama Club. He also announced and confirmed his involvement in a video on his agency’s YouTube page:
Mach is expected to make his appearance on Kamen Rider Drive on December 28th. Kamen Rider x Kamen Rider Drive & Gaim: Movie War Full Throttle will be released in Japan on December 13th.