King of Prism: Shiny Seven Stars Movie & TV Series Get New Cast Member
Seven stars, two must-see experiences for idol fans.
Earlier today, the official King of Prism: Shiny Seven Stars website updated with a new cast member. The series will add the following:
- Ace Ikebukuro: Tatsuyuki Kobayashi
A visual for the character was also revealed, which you can check out below.
In addition, a general character visual, which shows the members of The Shuffle, was also revealed:
Both the King of Prism: Shiny Seven Stars film and TV series will hit in Spring 2019. The TV series will run for twelve episodes. Four films are planned, meanwhile, which will cover the events of the TV series. Each film will cover roughly three episodes. The first film is slated to hit theaters ahead of the TV series’ premiere.
Masakazu Hishida (Pretty Rhythm All Star Selection, King of Prism: PRIDE the HERO) will direct the project at Tatsunoko Production, with Mai Matsuura (Cheating Craft, Pretty Rhythm All Star Selection) providing character designs. Jou Aoba (KING OF PRISM by PrettyRhythm, King of Prism: PRIDE the HERO) is in charge of series composition.
Other confirmed crew members include:
- Music: Rei Ishizuka
- Prism Show Director: Takahiko Kyōgoku
- CG Director: Yoshihiro Otobe
- Music Production: Avex Pictures
- Sound Director: Yukio Nagasaki
- Distribution: Avex Pictures
- Original Concept: TAKARA TOMY A.R.T.S, syn Sophia, Avex Pictures, Tatsunoko Pro
The confirmed voice cast includes:
- Shin Ichijō: Junta Terashima
- Yukinojō Tachibana: Sōma Saitō
- Taiga Kōgami: Tasuku Hatanaka
- Kakeru Jūōin: Taku Yashiro
- Minato Takahashi: Masashi Igarashi
- Leo Saionji: Takuma Nagatsuka
- Yū Suzuno: Yūma Uchida
- Louis Kisaragi: Shouta Aoi
- Alexander Yamato: Shunsuke Takeuchi
- George Takadanobaba: Tomokazu Sugita
- Kōji Mihama: Tetsuya Kakihara
- Hiro Hayami: Tomoaki Maeno
- Kazuki Nishina: Toshiki Masuda
- Hijiri Himuro: Toshihiko Seki
- Rei Kurokawa: Showtaro Morikubo
- Ryō Yamada: Daisuke Namikawa
- Jin Norizuki: Shinichiro Miki
King of Prism made its début in January 2016, when feature film King of Prism by PrettyRhythm hit Japanese theaters. Sequel feature King of Prism: PRIDE the HERO launched 18 months later, in June 2017.