"Hirugao" side story to be published in latest issue of "an.an"
In conjunction with the impending launch of the movie, the side story of "Hirugao" will be published in the 7 June issue of "an.an" which describes what happened during the three years since the drama ended to the time when the movie starts. In the drama version, Sasamoto Sawa (Ueto Aya) and Kitano Yuichi (Saito Takumi) were forced to break up by his wife Noriko (Ito Ayumi) which led to them not seeing each other for three years. At the beginning of the movie, Sawa and Yuichi bump into each other again at the town where she has lived in since her divorce. Takigawa Rikako (Kichise Michiko) will also appear in the side story which was written by Inoue Yumiko who wrote the scripts for both the drama and movie versions.
The movie version of "Hirugao" will be shown in cinemas from 10 June.