One Piece has had a giant 2023 thus far, and the shonen sequence is just trying to develop because the 12 months marches on. Whereas followers are ready to see if Netflix will nail the texture of the unique story with its live-action adaptation, Luffy and firm have one other live-action show happening in Japan. One Piece on Ice is the primary extravaganza that can recreate the story of the Grand Line within the rink, and the celebrities enjoying three of the Straw Hat Pirates have lately mentioned their roles.

To start out, the actor portraying Luffy, skater Shoma Uno mentioned his half in One Piece on Ice and the way he felt when he was given the information that he had gotten the half, “After I first heard in regards to the provide, I used to be like, ‘Are you okay with me?’ I got here to assume that. I am not the sort to make individuals smile, so I actually assume that my persona is kind of totally different from Luffy’s.” Since I used to be chosen, I need to do my greatest.”

The Straw Hats On Ice

Nami, one of many earliest members of the Straw Hat Pirates to affix Luffy, will likely be performed by Miyu Honda. She had this so as to add when it got here to how excited she was for the play, earlier than even being cast for the position of Luffy’s most trusted map maker, “After I heard that Mr. Uno was going to play the position of Luffy within the information, I positively needed to go see it, however (when my very own look was determined) I assumed, ‘I am unable to go see it”

Lastly, Nobunari Oda will likely be taking over the position of Usopp, the hilarious marksman of Luffy’s crew, and acknowledged that he was a giant fan of One Piece earlier than becoming a member of the ice skating cast, “I actually love this work, so I am honored to be concerned within the work within the type of an ice show.”

The upcoming ice show is just slated to be carried out in Japan at current, so North American followers could be out of luck. Happening from August eleventh to the thirteenth on the KOSE Shin-Yokohama Skate Middle, the cast will return within the fall on the Dolphins Area for an encore from September 2nd to the third. Following the storyline of Alabasta, One Piece on Ice is treading acquainted territory in a model new method.

Through Comedian Natalie