The production on the upcoming live action film of Sui Ishida’s “Tokyo Ghoul” has recently been completed. The film is directed by Kazuhiko Hiramaki and Takuya Kawasaki, both of whom are making their directorial debut. The film sees Masataka Kubota, (“13 Assassins”, “The Ancient Dogoo Girl”) reprise his role from the previous entry, as Ken Kaneki, a half-ghoul/half-human university student.

“Tokyo Ghoul 2” is set for a theatrical release July 19th, 2019. This is the second trailer for the production, which was released through the official site.


Ken Kaneki (Masataka Kubota) is a university student. He is also half-ghoul and half-human. He agonizes over his situation. Trying to avoid other ghouls, he shelters himself at Anteiku Cafe and spends time with Toka Kirishima (Maika Yamamoto). One day, a ghoul, Shu Tsukiyama (Shota Matsuda), appears at Anteiku Cafe and he is called the “Gourmet.” (Asianwiki)