The official website has announced that model and actor Louis Kurihara will portraying the original character Saionji in the upcoming Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai live-action movie.
Saionji is described as a “cold-hearted student council president” who in the movie shut downs lowly clubs including Rinjinbu, the club of the main characters. His character is in conflict the light novel’s kind and gentle Student Council President Hinata Hidaka.
Kurihara will join Seto Koji who plays Kodaka Hasegawa, Kie Kitano as Yozora Mikazuki and Mio Otani as Sena Kashiwazaki in the movie. Other casts are Sara Takatsuki, Mao Kanjo, Momoka Yamada and Sayu Kubota.
The film will premiere on February 1 in Japan and it was earlier announced that film will have an original story, not directly related with the popular light novel written by Yomi Hirasaka.