XxxHolic Manga Getting A Live-Action Film In Japan

Ko Shibasaki is dressed in full-costume for the xxxHolic movie, sitting on a sofa and smoking a pipe.

Ko Shibasaki may be a pop singer in Japan.
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The xxxHolic manga, from artist collective Clamp, might be was a live-action movie adaptation, starring Ryunosuke Kamiki. Kamiki in the past gave the impression as Seta within the Rurouni Kenshin movie franchise, and this time she might be joined by means of Ko Shibasaki of Combat Royale and 47 Ronin popularity.


Right here’s a primary take a look at each actors in dress.

The poster for the movie features both actors and lists the April 2022 release date.

The poster certain inspires the manga, no?
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The outfits undoubtedly appear to be on level.

The stay motion model might be directed by means of Mika Ninagawa, who is understood for visually arresting options movies like 2012’s Helter Skelter and 2019’s Diner. Extra just lately, she helmed Fans for Netflix. Ninagawa first made her mark as a photographer, and she or he will have to be capable to seize Clamp’s stylistic aptitude for the large display screen.

Kamiki is dressed as his character, standing in front of an open door with purple flowers in the background.

Ryunosuke Kamiki will even celebrity within the adaptation.
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The xxxHolic manga debuted in 2003, and underneath is a synopsis for Del Rey’s English edition:

Watanuki Kimihiro is haunted by means of visions of ghosts and spirits. Reputedly by accident, he encounters a mysterious witch named Yuuko, who claims she will lend a hand. In desperation, he accepts, however realizes that he’s simply been tricked into running for Yuuko with a purpose to repay the price of her products and services. Quickly he’s hired in her little store—a task which seems to be not anything like his earlier paintings revel in!

Maximum of Yuuko’s shoppers stay in Japan, however Yuuko and Watanuki are about to have some odd guests named Sakura and Syaoran from a land known as Clow…


Manufacturing I.G tailored the manga into an anime TV collection within the mid-2000s.

The impending function movie, then again, isn’t the primary live-action adaptation. In 2013 there used to be a live-action collection that used to be broadcast on Jap tv, starring Anne Watanabe and Shota Sometani. Previous this autumn, a level play adaptation known as xxxHolic Theater Taste, started its run in Tokyo.

The xxxHolic live-action movie might be launched national in Japan on April 29, 2022. No phrase but about a world free up.