Miki Mizuno will play the evil Eltron Laroux in the upcoming NHK tokusatsu drama, Chousoku Parahero Gundeen.
NHK released new casting information about Chousoku Parahero Gundeen yesterday. Miki Mizuno will play Eltron Laroux, a mysterious alien who manipulates other monsters. A well established actress and not a newcomer to tokusatsu, Mizuno previously had a leading role in Gamera 2: Attack of Legion.
Hailing from a far-off galaxy thousands of light-years from Earth, Laroux comes from a planet called ‘Alert Star’. She is a member of the vicious species Eltron, who are trying to wipe out all other life on Alert Star. She came to Earth in pursuit of Goo, who escaped the massacre. It is up to wheelchair athlete Taishi Morimiya (So Okuno) to defeat her and the monster she controls, Lagert.
The first episode of Chousoku Parahero Gundeen will air on June 26 at 6:05 PM on NHK General TV.