Oshi no Ko is a popular manga by Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari, and its TV anime adaptation is all the rage. Trailer, release date, studio, staff, and cast information, as well as other news for Oshi no Ko, can be found below!
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What Is Oshi No Ko About?
Oshi no Ko is an isekai drama with a cult following among manga fans, based on the pop idol manga by Aka Akasaka and illustrated by Mengo Yokoyari.
Pop star Ai Hoshino, only 16 years old, has a devoted following. She’s stunningly lovely and extraordinarily gifted, the epitome of a virginal ideal.
However, not everything is as it seems. A gynecologist and an avid supporter of Ai, Gorou Amemiya is an interesting character.
Shockingly, a pregnant Ai presents herself to him at his hospital. The idol will arrive safely, he says.
Sadly, Gorou meets a mysterious person and meets his end. He opens his eyes to find himself resting in the arms of his hero.
When Gorou meets Ai’s newborn son, Aquamarine Hoshino, he discovers that he has been reincarnated as a human being. More so, he learns that being a pop idol is not an easy job at all.
The world of pop idols is one where talent alone is no guarantee of success.
What can Aquamarine do to make his mom happy? Along his way, he picks up an unanticipated companion.
Release Date For The Anime “Oshi No Ko”
The premiere of the Oshi no Ko anime series has been slated for April of 2023. Though, as of yet, there is no confirmed premiere date for Episode 1 of Oshi no Ko.
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As far as we can tell, the pilot episode will air for 90 minutes.
Beginning on March 17, 2023, the first episode of Oshi no Ko will be shown in sneak previews at theatres across Japan.
Creators And Performers Of Oshi No Ko
The idol, Ai Hoshino, is voiced by Rie Takahashi, well known for singing Emilia in Re: Zero -Starting Life in Another World-. Following is a list of the rest of the series’s cast members:
- Takeo Otsuka (Hyouma Kunato in Mononogatari) as Aquamarine Hoshino
- Yumi Uchiyama (Rudeus Greyrat in Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation) as young Aquamarine Hoshino
- Kento Itou (Souma Mizuno in Fire in His Fingertips: My Childhood Friend is a Fireman) as Goro
- Tomoyo Takayanagi (Mira Konohata in Asteroid in Love) as Sarina
- Yurie Igoma as Ruby Hoshino
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Here is the staff in charge of the Oshi no Ko anime:
- Director: Daisuke Hiramaki
- Character Design: Kanna Hirayama
- Assistant Director: Chao Nekotomi
- Series Composition: Jin Tanaka
The first teaser trailer for Oshi no Ko introduces us to upcoming supporting characters and the actors that will provide their voices. The teaser also announced the anime’s April 2023 premiere date.
Synopsis Of The Manga: Oshi No Ko
The following is a plot summary from Manga Plus, the official digital publisher of the English version of the Oshi no Ko manga:
“In the world of showbiz, lies are weapons.” Goro works as an OB-GYN in the countryside, a life far removed from the entertainment industry.Meanwhile, his favorite idol, Ai Hoshino, has begun her climb to stardom. The two meet in the “worst possible way,” setting the gears of fate in motion!The amazing Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari team up to depict the world of showbiz from a completely new perspective in this shocking series!
Oshi No Ko Is Animated By Which Studio?
Doga Kobo is producing the anime version of Oshi no Ko. Doga Kobo began operations in 1973, and their credits include the anime classics YuruYuri and Himouto! My Senpai is a Pain in the Neck, and Shikimori is Way More Than Just a Pretty Face.