Prepare to be captivated by the rich cast and compelling performances in the much-anticipated finale of the two-part sequel, “Tokyo Revengers: Bloody Halloween- Decisive Battle.” Get a sneak peek into some of the standout characters who will leave a lasting impression in this epic live-action adaptation.
Mahiro Takasugi: A Rising Star with Versatile Talent
Portrayed by Mahiro Takasugi, Chifuyu Matsuno serves as the vice-captain of Toman’s first division. He stands as the trusted right-hand man of Baji, Toman’s division captain, showcasing unwavering loyalty. However, his allegiance is put to the ultimate test when Baji’s betrayal leaves him battered and broken, paving the way for a gripping narrative arc. As Takemichi Hanagaki’s ally in unraveling the mysteries of the rival Valhalla gang, Chifuyu’s character adds depth and intrigue to the storyline.
Mahiro Takasugi brings Chifuyu Matsuno to life with his exceptional talent and on-screen presence. With previous roles in the Kamen Rider series and the Kakegurui adaptations, Takasugi has proven himself as a versatile actor. Notable accolades include the 2015 Best Newcomer Award at the Yokohama Film Festival for the movie Bon Lin. He also won the 2017 Mainichi Film Awards Sponichi Grand Prix New Face Award for Before We Vanish, solidifying his status as a rising star in the industry.
Kento Nagayama: A Stellar Career and Award-Winning Performances
Played by Kento Nagayama, Keisuke Baji emerges as the enigmatic captain of Toman gang’s first division. A founding member of the Tokyo Manji gang, Baji’s complex character is marked by his deep care for his friends, particularly their leader, Mikey. Nagayama’s portrayal adds layers of depth to Baji’s persona, setting the stage for a tragic turn of events that reshapes the dynamics of the group and sets the wheels of fate in motion. This leads to a tragedy in the past, and a series of events that led him to turn on the group and successfully side with the Valhalla gang.
With over 30 films under his belt, Kento Nagayama brings a wealth of experience to the role of Keisuke Baji. His talent has garnered critical acclaim, earning him the prestigious Japan Academy Prize for Rookie of the Year for his role in “Softboys.” Nagayama’s nuanced portrayal adds depth and complexity to Baji’s character, leaving a lasting impact on audiences.
Nijiro Murakami: A Multi-Talented Performer
In addition to his on-screen roles, Nijiro Murakami‘s talent extends to voice acting and international recognition. With nominations for Best Supporting Actor at the Japan Academy Film Prize and participation in acclaimed films like “Still the Water,” Murakami’s versatile skill set adds depth to Kazutora’s character in “Tokyo Revengers 2.”
Nijiro Murakami plays Kazutora Hanemiya, another founding member of the Tokyo Manji gang. Currently the Valhalla gang’s Number 3, an incident in the past led him to leave the Toman group and rise up in the ranks of the enemy gang, hoping to get his revenge on the people he once regarded as his closest friends.
Nijiro Murakami, along with starring in films and series, lends his voice to animated characters as a voice actor. He earned a nomination for Best Supporting Actor in the 45th Japan Academy Film Prize for his role in the movie Last of the Wolves, and had a role in the film Still the Water, which was selected to compete for the Palme d’Or at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. He’s also known for his role as Shuntaro Chishiya in the Netflix series Alice in Borderland.
Experience the thrill of an all-out gang war as “Tokyo Revengers: Bloody Halloween- Decisive Battle” hits cinemas on February 7. Distributed by Warner Bros., this Encore Films production promises an exhilarating cinematic experience that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Don’t miss out on the action-packed finale of this gripping saga!