The official website for the upcoming live-action drama adaptation of Matsukoma (story) and Hashimoto (art)’s comedy manga series Nietzsche-sensei ~Conveni ni, Satori Sedai no Shinjin ga Maiorita~/Mr. Nietzsche in the Convenience Store has updated with visuals for its eight main cast. It is confirmed that ex-SKE48/Nogizaka46 member Rena Matsui is cast as the stalker-ish heroine Kaede Shioyama.
The drama adaptation is written/directed by 47-year-old Yuichi Fukuda, known for his latest works such as HK/Hentai Kamen (2013), I’ll Give It My All… Tomorrow (2013) and Joshi Zu (2014). It will be streamed on Hulu in January 2016, and will be also aired on Yomiuri TV simultaneously (Kansai area only).
Tomoharu Nii (Shotaro Mamiya)/Matsukoma (Kenji Urai)
Kaede Shioyama (Rena Matsui)/Moe Tatezaki (Rio Uchida)
Ken Shibata (Ryo Matsuda)/Kuroda (Yusuke Suga)
Hisahi Watari/Takarakuji Senpai (Jiro)/Owner (Jiro Sato)
Manga volume 1&2
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