Live-Action "I"s" Adaptation Heads to SKY PerfecTV! in 2018
I”s, a teen romance manga by Masakazu Katsura about a young man who finds himself caught between his current crush and his childhood friend, is being adapted into a live-action TV drama that stars actor Amane Okayama in the leading role. The series will film in September – December of 2017, and it will air on the SKY PerfectTV! satellite network in 2018.
The original I”s manga was serialized from 1997 – 2000 in Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump manga magazine, and an English language version is also available from Viz Media, who describe the story of I”s as follows:
Torn between his physical feelings for Iori and his desire for real love, Ichitaka’s life gets more complicated when his childhood friend Itsuki moves back from America and ends up living in his house!
Itsuki’s no longer the young girl Ichitaka remembers–she’s a babe who is open with her feelings and not shy about walking around in a towel! How will Ichitaka hide a barely clothed Iori from his crush Itsuki?