Additional cast of SHIN ULTRAMAN announced: Daiki Arioka (Hey! Say! JUMP), Akari Hayami & Tetsuji Tanaka joins! Director Shinji Higuchi and leading actor Takumi Saito will show up at the opening ceremony of “TSUBURAYA CONVENTION 2019” on December 14, (Sat)!

Sep.27, 2019


The film SHIN ULTRAMAN, produced and written by Hideaki Anno, directed by Shinji Higuchi, has announced the additional cast on September 25th.


The additional cast members are Daiki Arioka (Hey! Say! JUMP), Akari Hayami, and Tetsuji Tanaka. They will fight along with the cast members already announced, Takumi Saito, Masami Nagasawa, and Hidetoshi Nishijima.



Many talented actors such as Koji Yamamoto, Ryo Iwamatsu, Keishi Nagatsuka, Kyusaku Shimada, Toru Masuoka, Hajime Yamazaki, and Soko Wada will also be joining as they hold the important key to the story!


SHIN ULTRAMAN is aimed to amaze all audiences once again, as they did when they first watched ULTRAMAN on TV. With many meanings included in the word “SHIN”, this new project will now officially move on with the inclusion of so many amazing talented casts!



Director Shinji Higuchi and Lead Actor Takumi Saito will join the opening ceremony of “TUSBURAYA CONVENTION 2019”!


On December 14th (Sat), and 15th (Sun) at Tokyo Dome City, “TSUBURAYA CONVENTION 2019” will be held for two days. At the opening ceremony on December 14th (Sat) 10:00am, director Shinji Higuchi and lead actor Takumi Saito will be joining. New information on the project will be revealed on stage!



Details of “SHIN ULTRAMAN”

Produced & Screenplay by: Hideaki Anno

Directed by: Shinji Higuchi

Presented by: Tsuburaya Productions Co., Ltd., Toho Co., Ltd., khara, Inc.

Distributed by: Toho Co., Ltd

Produced Companies: Toho Pictures, Cine Bazar

Release Information: To be released in 2021, by Toho Co., Ltd.



Takumi Saito, Masami Nagasawa, Hidetoshi Nishijima

Daiki Arioka, Akari Hayami, Tetsuji Tanaka

Koji Yamamoto, Ryo Iwamatsu, Keishi Nagatsuka, Kyusaku Shimada, Toru Masuoka, Hajime Yamazaki, Soko Wada, etc.




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