Posted August 22, 2013 by Elaine Cepeda in Anime/Manga

CHIBI MARUKO-CHAN to Get A Live-Action DRAMA Remake

The long time running anime series, Chibi Maruko-chan, will get a live-action drama remake again which will air this fall. The story follows the daily life of the third grader, Maruko, as she interacts with her family and friends.


The first live-action adaptation was first aired in April 2006 with Ei Morisako as the lead title. Ayaka Itou became the next Maruko when the drama when it has been remade the following year. For the upcoming adaptation, the eight year old Maki Shinta is the next Maruko-chan.






Elaine Cepeda