It was announced that Johnny's WEST's new songs "Yume wo Dakishimete" and "SUPERSTAR" have been chosen as the theme and opening song for upcoming MBS/TBS late night drama "Again!!"
It has not been revealed when the two songs would be released, but they are both said to be refreshing and up-tempo songs. This will be the first time for the group who just made their major debut back in April, to sing for both a theme and opening song for a drama.
"Again!!" is a live-action drama adaptation of Kubo Mitsurou's manga of the same name. It tells a story of "Imamura Kinichiro" who time-travels from his high school graduation day to the morning of his high school entrance ceremony day, and starts over his high school life. The protagonist will be played by Johnny's WEST member Fujii Ryusei, and the heroine will be played by Hayami Akari.
Other cast members include Kamiyama Tomohiro (Johnny's WEST), Kojima Fujiko, Kusumi Koharu, Okano Maya, Okayasu Tabito, Watanabe Yutaro, Miyazato Shun, Tsutsumishita Atsushi (Impulse), Hamano Kenta, Kondo Yoshimasa, and Asada Miyoko.
The drama will begin airing on July 20 on MBS (every Sunday at 12:50 am ~ 1:20 am), on July 22 on TBS (every Tuesday at 1:13 am ~ 1:43am).
Source & Image: Oricon