The upcoming movie Neko wa Daku Mono stars Kamen Rider Fourze’s Ryo Yoshizawa as a cat who imagines himself as a human.
Based on the 2015 novel by Junko Oyama, the movie features Erika Sawajiri as former idol Saori Oishi, who has retired to a quiet life in the countryside. She adopts a male Russian blue cat named Yoshio, who then imagines himself as her human boyfriend. In his human form, he is played by Yoshizawa.
The movie, directed by Isshin Inudo, will be released in theaters in Japan on June 23, 2018. The film also stars Kom I, Kazunobu Mineta, and Ryo Iwamatsu.