Live-Action Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Stills Show Jōsuke, Kōichi

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The staff of the live-action film of Hirohiko Araki‘s JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable manga revealed two new stills from the film on Thursday. The first still depicts Kento Yamazaki (Jōsuke Higashikata) and Ryunosuke Kamiki (Kōichi Hirose) on TOHO‘s set for the Nijimura brothers’ house, in a scene where Jōsuke is attacked by Keichō Nijimura. The second still shows the actors behind the scenes with director Takashi Miike.

The staff previously revealed stills showing Jōsuke with Jōtarō, as well as stills depicting Angelo.

The film’s title is JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond wa Kudakenai Dai-Ichi-Shō (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable Chapter I), although the staff have not yet confirmed additional installments for the series. The film will open in Japan on August 4. The film has finished its overseas shooting in Sitges, Spain, and is also shooting in Japan.

Prolific filmmaker Takashi Miike (live-action Terraformars, Ace Attorney, Crows Zero, Yatterman, For Love’s Sake, Ichi the Killer) is directing the movie.

The cast includes:

Kento Yamazaki (Orange, Your Lie in April, Heroine Shikkaku, Wolf Girl and Black Prince, live-action Death Note television) as Jōsuke Higashikata

Ryunosuke Kamiki (Howl’s Moving Castle, The Secret World of Arrietty, Bakuman., Rurouni Kenshin