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Violence Action Manga Gets Live-Action Film in 2022

Violence Action Manga Gets Live-Action Film in 2022Violence Action, the manga written by Shin Sawada and illustrated by Renji Asai, is getting a live-action film adaptation.

The film is due out sometime this year, and will star Kanna Hashimoto. 

Hashimoto plays lead character Kei, a 20-year-old student and part-time assassin.

Released today were a piece of key art showing Hashimoto in costume and a short announcement video.

Hashimoto has previously starred in manga adaptations such as Kingdom and Kaguya-sama Final: Love Is War.

Violence Action kicked off in the pages of Yawaraka Spirits in 2016, and is still running. There are currently six collected volumes out in Japan.

Source: Otakomu

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.