Main Cast Chows Down in "Ms. Koizumi loves ramen noodles."
A new key visual (above) and the main cast information have been revealed for Ms. Koizumi loves ramen noodles. (known in Japan as Ramen Daisuki Koizumi-san), an upcoming TV anime based on the gourmet comedy manga by Naru Narumi about a seemingly composed high school girl who is secretly a noodle-obsessed ramen enthusiast.
The main cast for Ms. Koizumi loves ramen noodles. includes:
Ayana Taketatsu as Koizumi-san, a mysterious transfer student who goes to the same school as Yū and the others. Koizumi-san appears cool and detached, but her personality completely changes where ramen is concerned. Koizumi-san is a hardcore ramen maniac that pursues ramen at all times.
Ayane Sakura as Yū Ōsawa. Yū is a school girl with an infatuation for other cute school girls. She tries everyday to get closer to Koizumi-san, but she isn’t making any progress. Yū has a college-age older brother, and she’s a surprisingly good cook.
Akari Kitō as Misa Nakamura, Yū’s classmate. Misa is burning with jealousy that Koizumi-san is more popular than she is. Misa loves spicy food.
And Yumi Hara as Jun Takahashi, the class president of Yū’s class. Jun is a serious-minded and sociable girl, but she also is a bit of a worrier and she has a tendency to be easily pushed around. For some reason, Jun is weak when it comes to ramen.
The original Ramen Daisuke Koizumi-san manga is serialized in Takeshobo’s Manga Life STORIA magazine. The TV anime adaptation is directed by Kenji Seto and features animation by Studio Gokumi. The story follows a high school student named Koizumi who appears to be an aloof “cool beauty” type, but who is secretly a high-level ramen aficionado. In her free time, Koizumi scours the Japanese culinary world in search of the perfect bowl of ramen.
Ms. Koizumi loves ramen noodles. will begin broadcasting in Japan in January of 2018.