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NANA the Movie 2
From her blog - Yui Ichikawa as Nana Komatsu.
Filming and Casting
It has been over a year since "NANA the Movie" entered the Asian entertainment scene, and captured the headlines of media outlets everywhere. Now finally, filming for the sequel has begun. On September 26th (Japan time), Yui Ichikawa (a.k.a. our new Hachiko) wrote in her blog about her first day of filming for "NANA 2." She described that the scene took place in a beautiful wedding hall. The location gave her such mushy feelings, that she gushed about one day being married in such a place, with a beautiful gown and someone she loves.
Yui Ichikawa isn't the only one who seems excited about "NANA 2." The Official NANA 2 site reported that Hongo Kanata (a.k.a. our new Shin), is totally addicted to his new role as well.
Lastly, S-NANA.com has finally updated with the full casting for the BlackStones and Trapnest members in "NANA the Movie 2." Throw a party Yuna Ito fans! Yuna is listed to return as Serizawa Reira in the movie. Looks like she decided to take the role afterall. Here is the rest of the listing:
1.) Oosaki Nana = Mika Nakashima
2.) Terashima Nobuo = Hiroki Narimiya
3.) Takagi Yasushi = Maruyama Tomomi
4.) Okazaki Shinichi = Hongo Kanata
1.) Serizawa Reira = Yuna Ito
2.) Honjou Ren = Nobuo Kyou
3.) Ichinose Takumi = Tetsuji Tamayama
4.) Fujieda Naoki = Mizutani Momosuke
Other Important Characters:
1.) Komatsu Nana = Yui Ichikawa
2.) Saotome Junko = Anna Nose
3.) Takakura Kyosuke = Takeshi Takayama