An anime adaptation for the Uramichi Oniisan manga that was created by Gaku Kuze according got the green light back in October brought in some additional cast back in May. The series, set for a late 2020 debut, has now revealed that because of the various cascading delays, they’re going to bring it out in 2021 with details to be announced later.
Nobuyoshi Nagayama is directing based on the scripts coming from Touko Machida. Mizuki Takahashi is handling the character design work while Studio Blanc is on board as the animation production company.
The announced Japanese cast for it will be those used in the promos for the manga previously and additional new actors that includes Hiroshi Kamiya as Uramichi Omota, Tomokazu Sugita as Tobikichi Usahara, Yūichi Nakamura as Mitsuo Kumagai, Mamoru Miyano as Iketeru Daga, Nana Mizuki as Utano Tadano, Ryohei Kimura as Hanbee Kikaku, Kenichi Suzumura as Saito Uebu, and Kensho Ono as Matahiko Nekota.
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Plot Concept: The story focuses on a 31-year-old man named Uramichi Omota who has two sides to his personality. He appears as the young man in charge of physical exercises on the educational program “Maman to Together.” Although he has a fresh and upbeat demeanor on the show, he is actually a bit emotionally unstable. The manga reveals the less-than-sunny parts of life for young adults.