Hikaru Iwamoto and Meru Nukumi will star in the film based on the romance manga My Boyfriend in Orange
Non Tamashima ‘s My Boyfriend in Orange ( Moekare wa Orange-iro ) romance manga is getting a live-action film adaptation that will premiere on July 18. Hikaru Iwamoto of the group Snow Man and model Meru Nukumi will star in the film, as firefighter Kyōsuke Ebihara and high school student Moe Sasaki, respectively.
In the manga story, Moe Sasaki has moved to a new town after his father’s death. At school things are no better, after she ends up mortified to be “rescued” by local firefighter Kyōsuke Ebihara in front of all her classmates. But the embarrassment doesn’t end there, because the gruff but kind Kyōsuke gives Moe the courage he needs to step out of her comfort zone by wanting to put her days as a loner behind. Shōsuke Murakami ( One Week Friends and Promise Cinderella ) is directing the film, and Junpei Yamaoka is penning the script.
Con info de ANN
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