Kanjani8‘s Ryo Nishikido and actress Horikita Maki will be starring in a new movie next year based from Hiro Arikawa’s light novel. The movie, “Kencho Omotenashi Ka” (Prefecture Government’s Hospitality Division), talks about the attempt of two people to find new ways in promoting the tourism in Koichi prefecture despite the strict rules of the prefecture.
It will be also be Nishikido’s first solo movie since “Chonmage Pudding”. Nishikido plays the role of Fumitaka, a young personnel who is a bit clueless but is highly motivated. Meanwhile, Maki will play the role of Taki, whose imagination and flexibility with work is her asset. Together, they will start a plan regarding “hospitality division” in Koichi.
It will the 1st time that the two will co-star in a movie. Furthermore, it is likely that Kanjani8 will be in-charge of the theme song so fans better watch-out for it.
The movie also stars Kengo Kora nad Megumi Seki.