More cast members added for upcoming 'Kuroshitsuji' movie
It was revealed that talento/actress Yuka would make an appearance on the live-action adaptation of "Kuroshitsuji (= "Black Butler").
"Kuroshitsuji" is a live-action film adaptation of Monthly GFantasy. Though the original manga is set in 19th century England, the film adaptation follows an original story that takes place in a fictitious city in Asia where western and eastern cultures are intermixed, 130 years after the original. Mizushima Hiro plays the role of "Sebastian Michaelis", the demon butler who is cultured, refined, a master in martial arts, good-looking... he is practically perfect. On the other hand, Goriki Ayame plays the master of Sebastian, named "Genpo Shiori" who disguises herself as a man.
Yuka's role will be "Wakatsuki Hanae", an intelligent and bewitching woman that is newly-created character for the movie. Hanae is an aunt of Shiori, and also seves as her guardian. She is the only sympathetic supporter who knows Shiori's fierce past. Hanae also cooperates on Sebastian and Shiori's investigations on a mysterious case.
Yuka left a comment, "Though I felt anxious, I tried my best on acting with being conscious that the character is a mature woman with great presence, leadership, and love. I'm sure that the viewers will have a mature image towards me which will change their existing image of me in a good way."
Reportedly, there will be a bathing scene where Yuka shows off her gorgeous body. It is said that the scene will attract not only male viewers, but also female viewers as well.
It was also revealed that Ohno Takuro, Kaito Ken, Maruyama Tomomi, Shirota Yu, Yasuda Ken, Hashimoto Satoshi, Shigaki Taro, Ibu Masato, and Kishitani Goro will appear in the movie along with Yuka.
Live-action movie "Kuroshitsuji" is set to open in theaters in early 2014.
Source & Image: Oricon
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