“Fullmetal Alchemist” Live-Action Film Official Website Posts Teaser Visual Featuring Elric Brothers
“Fullmetal Alchemist” Live Action Film Official Website Posts Teaser Visual Featuring Elric Brothers

The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa's Hagane no Renkinjutsushi/Fullmetal Alchemist manga today posted a teaser visual featuring the two Elric brothers standing in the station premises filled with steam. A new tagline says, "The Legend of The Brothers Begins from Here."

23-year-old Ryosuke Yamada, a member of Japanese idol group Hey! Say! JUMP, is cast as as the protagonist Edward Elric, and his younger brother Alphonse is drawn in full CG. Its three-month shooting was already finished in Japan in August 2016, and Warner Brothers Japan will distribute it in December 2017.

本日ティザービジュアルがオフィシャルサイトで解禁!駅構内で蒸気に包まれるエドとアルフォンスのふたり。超ド級の冒険が、遂に始まる 映画『#鋼の錬金術師』12月全国公開!今すぐチェック▶https://t.co/eBeQnoCpWK #ハガレン pic.twitter.com/qTIA1EtjOk

— 映画『鋼の錬金術師』公式 (@hagarenmovie) January 1, 2017

The site also announced that, to commemorate the release of the film, Hiromu Arakawa's original manga

art exhibition is planned to be held in the fall of 2017. It will be the first and biggest event ever for the franchise.

Details will be revelaed this spring.

\大規模原画展 今秋開催決定!/
“ハガレン”史上初!今秋、実写映画の公開を記念して、大規模原画展「鋼の錬金術師展」の開催決定 詳細については春、発表予定です。更なる続報にご注目ください▶https://t.co/eBeQnoCpWK #ハガレン #鋼の錬金術師 pic.twitter.com/L96xzllpKx

— 映画『鋼の錬金術師』公式 (@hagarenmovie) January 1, 2017

Source: "Fullmetal Achemist" live-action film official website, Twitter

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