After revealing its cast in costume, the staff of the live-action The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. Film has now revealed a better look at the film with new still images. These images feature prolific live-action manga film actor Kento Yamazaki as Kusou Saiki. The actor is famous for his manga-based roles, such as Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure’s Jousuke Higashikata, and also Your Lie in April’s Kousei Arima.
While the first image features Saiki in class, the second image also features actor Hirofumi Arai as Riki Nendou. Meanwhile, a third image offers a behind-the-scenes look at the film, with Yamazaki and director Yuuichi Fukuda.
The film will open on 21 October 2017 in Japan. It will follow a high school student known as Kusuo Saiki, who also happens to be a psychic! However, he’s been keeping his psychic powers in check for a long time. But now that he’s in high school, things are about to change…
Not only is the manga hilarious, but the film has some promising comedy credentials as well. This is because live-action Hentai Kamen and Gintama director, Yuuichi Fukuda is directing the film.
Source: Movie Natalie