The live action movie based on the manga “ひるなかの流星 Hirunaka no Ryuusei” by YAMAMORI Mika will open in theaters on March 24, 2017. The manga has been serialized in Margaret magazine from 2011 to 2014 and counts a total of 12 volumes.
Suzume is a high school girl who just moved from the countryside to the city to live with her uncle due to her parents’ transfer overseas. Looking for her uncle’s home, she meets Satsuki who helps her finding the way and turns out to be her homeroom teacher. She soon fells in love with Satsuki even though her classmate and friend Daiki likes her.
The director is Takehiko Shinjou and Naoko Adachi is in charge of the script.
Mei Nagano plays Suzume Yosano (the protagonist)
Shohei Miura plays Satsuki Shishio (the homeroom teacher)
Aran Shirahama plays Daiki Mamura (Suzume’s classmate)
Maika Yamamoto plays Yuyuka Nekota (Suzume’s classmate)
Ryuta Sato plays Yukichi Kumamoto (Suzume’s uncle)
Naomi Nishida plays Satoko Yosano (Suzume’s mother)