It has been announced that a sequel to the live-action drama adaptation of the popular anime and manga Yowamushi Pedal will be broadcast in 2017 via BS Sky Perfect TV. The first season of the drama had 7 episodes and was broadcast from August 2016. The story ended during the training camp period before the inter-school athletics competition. The sequel will feature the intense battles in the competition.
Yuki Ogoe will reprise his role as the protagonist, Sakamichi Onoda: ‘I’m really excited to hear about the sequel! This time, I can start from the point where Sakamichi is already further developed. I will pedal harder and tackle my role very passionately like Sakamichi!’
Please stay tuned for further updates!
BS SKY Perfect TV! Original Serial Drama ‘Yowamushi Pedal’
Broadcast Date: 2017
Channel: BS Sky Perfect TV (BS241/Premium Service 579)
Original: Wataru Watanabe (Akitashoten ‘Weekly Shonen Champion’)
Director: Takayoshi Tanazawa
Script: Kouta Fukihara
Production: Toho Visual Department
Co-Producer: DREAMAX TELEVISION
Production: Sky Perfect TV
Literary Work: Sky Perfect TV! 東宝、舞台『弱虫ペダル』製作委員会
Sakamichi Onoda：Yuuki Ogoe and others