Live Spectacle Naruto Confirmed for 2017

More Naruto news keeps coming, and this time the highly successful stage musical is confirmed to be getting a new run and will feature a different story than the previous two musicals. Judging from the poster the story will be set in Shippuden. This new run of the stage play is titled Live Spectacle Naruto: Akatsuki no Shirabe (Live Spectacle Naruto: The Akatsuki Investigation). The new stage musical will premiere in Japan in May 2017. Some of the previous cast of the stage musical have been confirmed to be returning  and new cast have also been announced.

Cast:

● Naruto – Matsuoka Koudai
● Sasuke – Sato Ryuuji
● Sakura – Ito Yui
● Kakashi – Kimisawa Yuki
● Sai – Kitamura Ryo
● Itachi – Rachi Shinji
● Yamato – Fujita Ray
● Tsunade – Daigo Seshiro
● Kabuto – Okada Ryōsuke (Okada is replacing Tatsunari Kimura as Kabuto Yakushi)
● Suigetsu – Hagio Keishi
● Karin – Nanaki Kanon
● Jugo – Yamaguchi Tomoya
● Kisame – Hayashino Takeshi
● Deidara – Ryō Tsuji
● Orochimaru – Hiro Yuumi
● Tobi – Katayama HironorI

Don’t forget that Boruto Anime and Live Action Movie (by Lionsgate) have also been confirmed.