Oshi no Ko Live-Action Adaptation Officially Announced!

Oshi no Ko Live-Action characters
In Short
  • The Oshi no Ko manga by Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari is being adapted into a live-action movie and drama series.
  • Toei Animation and Amazon Prime Video are in charge of the Oshi no Ko live-action project.
  • Beginning in winter 2024, the live-action drama series will be released on Amazon Prime Video, along with a movie release in Japan.

The Oshi no Ko anime was a massive sensation when it came out and automatically became one of the best anime of 2023. The global success of the anime not only boosted its manga sales but has also led to the development of two brand-new live-action adaptations. Thus, get ready to take a deep dive into the world of the Japanese entertainment industry, featuring well-known Japanese musical idols. Continue reading to learn all about the Oshi no Ko live-action film and drama series, such as its release date, streaming platform, etc.

Oshi no Ko Live Action Film & Drama Series

Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari‘s Oshi no Ko, a famous manga and anime is officially getting adapted as a live-action film and drama series. This live-action project is helmed by Amazon Prime Video and Toei Animation.

The drama series will be exclusively available for global streaming on Amazon Prime Video starting in winter 2024. Furthermore, the live-action movie will be released in theatres by Toei Animation in Japan, and no word about the global release of the movie yet.

Cast of Oshi no Ko Live-Action Series

cast of Oshi no Ko Live action film and series
Source: Oshi no Ko Live Action Adaptation (X/@oshinoko_comic)

The talented actors and actresses who are part of the Oshi no Ko live-action cast are as follows:

  • Nagisa Saitō as Ruby
  • Asuka Saitō as Ai
  • Kaito Sakurai as Aqua
  • Nanoka Hara as Kana Arima
  • Mizuki Kayashima as Akane Kurokawa
  • Ano as Mem-cho

That’s everything we know about the Oshi no Ko live-action project right now. This was a surprising move as we are not only getting a live-action film but a drama series as well. We hope the live-action adaptation will live up to the status of the manga and the anime. That said, what do you think about this news? Let us know in the comments below.

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