The classic 009-1 adult manga by Shotaro Ishinomori will get a live action adaptation. Entitled “009-1 The End of the Beginning”, the film stars Mayuko Iwasa (1st Detective Conan live special) as the titular cyborg agent Mylene "009-1" Hoffman.
The story is set in a world where the Cold War never ended, and the solitary cyborg agent 009-1 operates in the violent skirmishes waged between the two factions. The live-action film will recreate not only the manga's gun battles, but also 009-1's signature "breast guns."
Also present in the film are: Minehiro Kinomoto (Kamen Rider W), Nao Nagasawa (Ninpuu Sentai Hurricaneger), Mao Ichimichi (Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger), and Shizuka Midorikawa (Kamen Rider W RETURNS: Eternal). Naoto Takenaka (GARO: Makai Senki), and to play top brass in the 00 organization, Aya Sugimoto (Kamen Rider W FOREVER).
To be directed by Koichi Sakamoto (Kamen Rider W FOREVER, Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger), the film commemorates the 75th birthday of Shotaro Ishinomori this year. The movie will play as the last showing in Tokyo's Shinjuku Wald 9 theater complex, followed by other theaters in limited release starting this September 7th.
via Anime News Network
All images and videos here are property of their respective owners and used for reference purpose only. We claim no rights to it unless otherwise stated.