Tetsuo, half of the comedy duo Waraimeshi, participates in the movie “BUDDHA 2” as Brahman. He was selected because of his deep interest and knowledge in Buddhism. He learns Buddhism himself and makes a hand-written copy of a sutra every morning. He has also published a guidebook for “Heart Sutra”.
Asked about his participation, Tetsuo commented that he was interested in Buddhism through reading Osamu Tezuka’s Buddha collected in his high school library and would do his best as Brahman.
The movie “BUDDHA 2” is released on February 8, 2014 nationwide.
The movie “BUDDHA 2” Official Website:http://buddha-anime.com/index.html
The voice cast for the movie “BUDDHA 2” was released: http://tezukaosamu.net/en/news/?p=4818
The Official Website of “BUDDHA 2” is now open: http://tezukaosamu.net/en/news/?p=4225