Gintama 2: Live-action brings back Ryo Yoshizawa as Sougo Okita

The official Twitter account of the second live-action film that will adapt the manga Gintama of Hideaki Sorachi has revealed that Ryo Yoshizawa will return from the first installment to give life to Sougo Okita. The account will reveal a new cast member daily between May 22 and May 26.

In the confirmed deal they are already up to date:

Shun Oguri as Gintoki Sakata
Masaki Suda as Shinpachi Shimura
Kanna Hashimoto as Kagura
Masami Nagasawa as Tae Shimura
Masaki Okada as Kotaro Katsura
Tsuyohi Wall as Gengai Hiraga
Midoriko Kimura as Otose
Kankuro Nakamura as Isao Kondo
Jiro Sato in a role to be determined (it was Takechi Henpeita in the first)
Elizabeth, whose actor has not been revealed at the moment

Gintama 2 will premiere on August 17 in Japanese cinemas and aims to surpass the figures of the first installment, released in July 2017 in Japan and managed to raise 980 million yen in just four days.