It has been announced that Yuuki Yamada, Shimon Okura, and Nagi Nemoto have been cast for the live-action version of the manga Tomodachi Game authored by Mikoto Yamaguchi and Yuuki Satou.
Tomodachi Game is a suspense story serialized in Bessatsu Shounen Magazine (Koudansha). Protagonist Yuuichi Katagiri was brought up to put friends before money, but gets involved in a terrible game involving his best friends and money.
Ryo Yoshizawa plays Yuuichi, and Rio Uchida plays the heroine Shiho Sawaragi. The live-action TV drama and the two movies will be released in 2017. Yuuki Yamada plays Tenji Mikasa who is superior to the other students in the same grade and possesses excellent communication skills. Shimon Okura plays Makoto Shibe who is the class president and whose father is a representative of the city. Nagi Nemoto plays the quiet and mild girl Yutori Kokorogi who loves anime.