A high school cycling manga series on Weekly Shonen Champion, Yowamushi Pedal (Yowapeda) revealed its live action drama casts.
There are 45 volumes for Yowapeda manga today (the manga is still ongoing) and they already sold more than 15 million copies. Yowapeda is so popular that it was adapted into multiple entertainment sources such as TV anime, movie, stage musical and now a live action drama.
Yowapeda drama will be broadcasted on BS SKY PerfecTV starting this August. They recently revealed 20 casts from this drama series.
The main character, Sakamichi Onoda will be played by Yuki Ogoe who also played Sakamichi in Yowapeda stage musical. Sakamichi‘s classmate, Shunsuke Imaizumi will be played by Tatsunari Kimura. Tatsunari Kimura has played Kaoru Kaido from musical Prince of Tennis and Tobio Kageyama from musical Haikyu!!
Yuki Ogoe as Sakamichi Onoda
Tatsunari Kimura as Shunsuke Imaizumi
Taiga Fukazawa as Shokichi Naruko
Naoya Gomoto as Shingo Kinjo
Yuki Tomotsune as Jin Tadokoro
Ryoma Baba as Yusuke Makishima
Kosuke Kujirai as Junta Teshima
Ryo Yashima as Hajime Aoyagi
Teruma as Kimitaka Koga
Hiroki Hirai as Terufumi Sugimoto
Yuya Asato as Toji Kanzaki
Minami Sakurai as Miki Kanzaki
Eiji Takizawa as Juichi Fukutomi
Hiroki Suzuki as Yasutomo Arakita
Ryo Kitamura as Jinpachi Todo
Shuto Miyazaki as Hayato Shinkai
Soramu Aoki as Toichiro Izumida
Ryutaro Akimoto as Yukinari Kuroda
Keisuke Ueda as Sangaku Manami
Mitsu Murata as Akira Midosuji
Source: Animate Times and another article on Animate Times