Komi Can't Communicate Live-Action News

Watch More of The Bashful MC as Komi Can’t Communicate Gets A Live-Action

We all are familiar with those jitters we get before doing something, as anxiety is something we’ve all experienced.

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However, Komi-san from Komi Can’t Communicate suffers from it more than an average person, which prevents her from making friends.

On top of that, her being exceptionally beautiful doesn’t help as people fear approaching her. The manga has become very popular among fans, and the anime announcement was a cherry on top.

And if that wasn’t enough, Komi Can’t Communicate recently announced a live-action drama series as well! 

…… It’s a drama. Thank you.

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The drama series will be based on the manga by Tomohito Oda. However, further details regarding the release have not been revealed yet.

Moreover, the main cast who will play the roles of Komi-san and Hitohito Tadano was also revealed. As usual, we’ve got them right here for you!

CharacterCast Other Works
Shouko KomiElaiza IkedaMari Yoshizaki (Inside Mari)
Hitohito TadanoTakahisa MasudaManaka Junichi (Resident – 5-nin no Kenshui)

Along with this, the staff that will be working on the drama are:

PositionStaffOther Works
OriginalOda TomohitoDezi-con
General DirectorToichiro Ruto
DirectorYoshihito Okashita, Eiji Ishii Geketsui
ProducerHiroyuki Onuma
Production ManagerShunichi Higuchi, Asako Takashiro
MusicHidefumi Segawa
ScreenplayFumie MizuhashiHayako Sensei
Watch More of the Bashful MC as Komi Can't Communicate Gets a Live-Action
Komi Can’t Communicate | Source: Viz Media

Although the majority of live-action adaptations of manga and anime are infamous for being lousy and not that good, I have a feeling that this drama series will be different.

And even if it turns out to be a flop, we still have the anime, right? So let us know what you think about this drama adaptation as well!

About Komi Can’t Communicate

Komi Can’t Communicate is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tomohito Oda.

It has been serialized in Shogakukan’s Weekly Shōnen Sunday since May 2016, with its chapters collected in twenty tankōbon volumes as of February 2021.

High school student Shoko Komi’s greatest dream is to make some friends, but everyone at school mistakes her crippling social anxiety for cool reserve!

With the whole student body keeping their distance and Komi unable to utter a single word, friendship might be forever beyond her reach

Source: Komi Can’t Communicate Official Twitter

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