Back Street Girls Gokudols(Back Street Girls -Yakuza Idols-), has revealed a new visual. The visual was released on the official website. The film is the live-action film adaptation of Jasmine Gyuh’s Back Street Girls comedy manga. Along with the visual, a trailer has also been released. The film is going to open on February 8. The film is being directed by Keinosuke Hara. The script is being done by Shōichirō Masumoto and Hidehiro Itō.
The film is starring some famous names. Here is the cast: Jin Shirasu, Reiya Masaki, Masato Hanazawa, Natsumi Okamoto, Ruka Matsuda, Akane Sakanoue, Tetsuya Sugaya, Nana Asakawa, Hitoshi Ozawa, Dori Sakurada, Ren Osugi, and Kouichi Iwaki. Here is the visual of the movie—
The manga was published by Kodansha Comics digitally on August 14. Here is how the series is described:
Tough gangland retribution takes a disturbingly bright, shiny turn in this insanely guilty pleasure about 3 yakuzas who, as repayment for their failures, must undergo major surgery and become … a hot female idol trio! So what happens when they become the next big pop sensation!?
The manga was launched in Kodansha’s Weekly Young Magazine in March 2015. It ended on September 15. Kodansha published the manga’s 11th compiled volume on June 6. The manga has more than 450,000 copies in print. The manga has also inspired a television anime adaptation. It was released in Japan on July 3. Netflix launched the anime in the United States on December 12.