Hiroya Oki’s sci-fi action story GANTZ is going to be adapted into a stage play in 2018. The play is titled GANTZ:L -ACT&ACTION STAGE- and will start Hiroki Hyakuna as Kei Kurono. You can see Hiroki in costume in the post below from the stage’s official Twitter page.
The stage adaptation will be directed by Katsuhide Suzuki, known for his work in several Japanese adaptations of famous western musicals (Rock of Ages) and in video game stage adaptations (Resident Evil). It will be performed at Galaxy Theater in Tokyo from 26 January to 4 February. Pre-sales begin today, 18 November.
GANTZ Live Action Adaptation
Kei Kurono: Hiroki Hyakuna
Masaru Kato: Kensuke Takahashi
Kei Kishimoto: Rina Asakawa
Joichiro Nishi: Hisanori Sato
Minoru Sakamoto: Fuminori Murase
Osamu Koike: Tatsuya Kageyama
Koichi Takahashi: Kaiki Ohhara
Makoto Yano: Rei Fujita
Shion Izumi: Yuki Kubota
Official Site: http://www.gantz-l-stage.jp/
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/stage_gantz_l/status/931687992749461505