Super Tuner live-action drama: First stills released and new cast announced

New cast announced and first stills released of SparQlew‘s first live-action drama, “Super Tuner“.

WOWOW, in collaboration with Kiramune, is going to distribute “Super Tuner“, investigation/crime meets super power live-action drama. “Super Tuner” follows the activities of a secret agency of “super tuners”, owners of special abilities. The series is going to unfold in documentary style, having a good ratio of drama, surrealism and comedy.

The drama stars SparQlew, unit that consists of Yuto Uemura, Shun Horie, Shoya Chiba, Yuuya Hozumi and Takuto Yoshinaga.

“Super tuner” promotional poster

This is the first time that a seiyuu unit/solo artist belonging to Kiramune is going to appear in their own live-action drama. The producing team for “Super Tuner” includes director Hiroyuki Nakao (Time Scoop Hunter, TOKYO ONLYPIC 2008, Space Bug). Nakao wrote an original script for this series. Production is going to be handled by studio P.I.C.S..

New cast has joined the live-action series: Kazuhiko Inoue, Ryohei Kimura, Hiroshi Kamiya (voice only), Takuya Eguchi (voice only), Hiroyuki Yoshino (voice only) and Nobuhiko Okamoto are confirmed to make an appearance in the series.

The first stills from the series were released by Animate Times and are the following:

supertuner sparqlew

An announcement trailer was released last month.

Super Tuner” is scheduled for 10 episodes. The first episode premieres on September 14. After that, new episodes are going to be released every Friday on WOWOW.

TOKYO MX confirmed on 11/09/2018 that this live-action will air on their channel in January, 2019.

SOURCE: Super Tuner official websiteAnimate Times

Last updated 11/09/2018.

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Vanessa Silva
Vanessa Silva
The Hand That Feeds HQ founder, content creator, and music reviewer. Basically, the only person managing everything at The Hand That Feeds HQ. Stumbling upon Mamoru Miyano's "Orpheus" in 2011 was the start of this journey. If music is thought-provoking or deep, you may find her writing almost essays (not limited to, but it happens a lot with Soma Saito's music). She's the producer and host of the male seiyuu-centric podcast, SEIYUU LOUNGE (see Spotify link in this profile).

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