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Takeru Sato to Star in Live Action Ajin Film


Takeru Sato to Star in Live Action Ajin Film


Actor also reunites with Rurouni Kenshin stunt team for upcoming film.

Takeru Sato, who played Ryotaro / Den-O in Kamen Rider Den-O and Kenshin in the 2012-2014 Rurouni Kenshin movies, will star in a live action film series based on Gamon Sakurai’s Ajin: Demi-Human manga series.

Ajin has already been adapted into an anime series, currently in its second season. The series follows a student named Kei Nagao, who is an immortal “Ajin”. After discovering he is an Ajin, Kei becomes a wanted man as Ajin are hunted down in this world.

Katsuyuki Motohiro (Bayside Shakedown, Psycho-Pass anime) will direct while the stunt team responsible for Rurouni Kenshin will also work on the film.

Ajin is set to premiere next year in Japan.

Source: Crunchyroll

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