'Tucker And Dale' Actor Joins New All-Star Kaiju Film "THE GREAT BUDDHA ARRIVAL"
Philip Granger popular character actor from Tucker And Dale vs. Evil, Monster Trucks and TV's Ghost Wars has joined The Great Buddha Arrival cast. The film is a reboot of a long-lost and quite possibly the first kaijū film Daibutsu Kokaiku (1934).
The Great Buddha Arrival is directed by Hiroto Yokokawa and the all-star ensemble cast of the film includes legendary actor Akira Takarada (6 Godzilla films, including the original), Peggy Neal (X From Outer Space), Yukijiro Hotaru (Gamera trilogy, Godzilla: GMK), Ippei Ohsako and Inge Murata (both from Shin Godzilla), Shelley Sweeney (4 Godzilla films), Yuki Morita (Godzilla 2014), Norman England (2 Godzilla films), Robert Scott Field (Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah), Masanori Kikuzawa, J-Pop superstar Momoka Iwata, rapper Yuma, Kazuma Yoneyama, Jun’ichiro Nirasawa and Yoshihiko Ohtsuki (both from Godzilla: Final Wars) and Takashi Yasuda.
The teaser poster: