On the official site for the anime adaptation of the manga written by aka akasaka and illustrated by Yokoyari Mengo, Oshi no Ko (My Star), a new promotional image of the project was revealed. The press release confirmed that the premiere is scheduled for the year 2023 in Japan and that the first episode will be broadcast in a block of 90 minutes (1 hour 30 minutes), that is, the duration includes commercials.
Additionally, a special event has been scheduled for December 11 in Japan, during which more news about this production is expected.
Akasaka and Yokoyari began publication of the manga in the magazine Weekly Young Jump from the publisher Shueisha in April 2020. aka akasaka (Kaguya-sama: Love is War) writes it while Yokoyari Mengo (Kuzu no Honkai) illustrates it, and the work already exceeds 2 million accumulated copies in circulation.
- Rie Takahashi as Ai Hoshino.
- Daisuke Hiramaki (Watashi ni Tenshi ga Maiorita!, Koisuru Asteroid, Selection Project) is in charge of directing the project in the studios Doga Kobo with the assistance of saori tachibana (Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san, Senpai ga Uzai Kouhai no Hanashi).
- Jin Tanaka (Tokyo Ghoul, Maou Gakuin no Futekigousha, Yesterday wo Utatte) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Kanna Hirayama (Kanojo, Okarishimasu, Selection Project) is in charge of character design and animation direction.
Synopsis for Oshi no Ko
16-year-old Ai Hoshino is a talented and beautiful idol who is adored by her fans. She is the personification of purity, but all that glitters is not gold… Gorou Honda is a gynecologist from a rural area and a big fan of Ai. So when the pregnant idol shows up at her hospital, he is beyond mystified. Gorou promises her a safe delivery, but little does he know that an encounter with a mysterious figure would result in his untimely death, or so he thought. Opening his eyes, Gorou finds himself in the lap of his beloved idol and discovers that he has been reborn as Aquamarine Hoshino, Ai’s newborn son! With his world turned upside down, Gorou soon discovers that show business is full of thorns, and that talent doesn’t always breed success. Will he be able to protect the smile of his beloved idol?
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