Premium pay TV broadcaster WOWOW, lately introduced that it’s producing “DORONJO”, a live-action spin-off TV sequence from the anime sequence “Yatterman.” WOWOW can also be dealing with worldwide rights to this sequence. The 11-episode sequence will premiere in October solely on WOWOW.
Doronjo is an immensely well-liked and iconic feminine villain in Japanese anime, akin to the Harley Quinn and Catwoman characters within the U.S. The sequence stars well-liked Japanese actress Elaiza Ikeda as Doronjo and is directed by Eisuke Naito and Hatsuki Yokoo. In cooperation with Tatsunoko Manufacturing, the brand new sequence is titled “DORONJO” and tells the prequel story of feminine villain Doronjo from the unique “Yatterman” anime sequence that was broadcast on Saturday evenings from 1977 to 1979.A brand new interpretation from a totally new perspective will present how Doronjo grew to become Doronjo.
Along with airing in Japan, the unique “Yatterman” anime sequence aired in Spain, Italy, Poland and several other different Asian nations, turning into a large international hit. A remake of the anime sequence was produced in 2008, and a spin-off animation sequence was produced in 2015, whereas the primary stay motion characteristic movie was made in 2009.
“DORONJYO” is the primary live-action TV sequence of “Yatterman” and celebrates the milestone 60 yr anniversary of Tatsunoko Manufacturing. Producers are Masaki Yamada, Yusuke Kobayashi and Megumi Hoshino. Collection writers are Kohei Kiyasu, Eisuke Naito, Satoshi Oshio and Midori Sato.
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