The live-action adaptation of the BL manga "One Room Angel" by Harada is set to premiere on October 19, 2023, on MBS. This manga was previously published as a single volume in 2019 and is an adaptation of a one-shot by Tomari Ki.
"One Room Angel" manga tells the story of Yukinori, a convenience store worker leading a purposeless life. He has no hobbies, friends, or lovers. One day, he is accidentally stabbed by a thug and finds himself on the brink of death. In his hazy consciousness, he sees a handsome angel with pristine white wings.
Yukinari initially thinks the angel has come to take him, but when he returns home after a full recovery, the angel is still there. He is puzzled by the angel's rude behavior and feels pity for him because he has no memories and cannot fly. Therefore, he decides to let him stay at his home temporarily.
An odd life together begins, but the days with the angel stir feelings in Yukinori's heart, who has been living like a dead person.
"One Room Angel" manga is a story of hope and love. Yukinori is a figure who has lost his way in life. He feels empty and purposeless. However, the arrival of the angel changes his life.
The angel teaches Yukinori to cherish life and to love himself. He also helps Yukinori find his life's purpose.
This live-action adaptation stars Shuhei Uesugi as Yukinori and Takuya Nishimura as the angel.
"One Room Angel" manga has received praise from readers, with commendations for its touching story and intriguing characters.
This live-action adaptation has the potential for success. The manga is already popular and has a dedicated fanbase. Additionally, the BL genre is gaining popularity in various countries.