"Tarento" and gravure idol Aya Kiguchi, 23, will play the lead role in the movie "Robogeisha," directed by Noboru Iguchi and to be released in October.
In the movie, Kiguchi's character Yoshie is the younger sister and attendant of a geisha (Hitomi Hasegawa). One day, the sisters are invited to a dinner party by a customer, the son of the president of Kageno Iron Corporation (Takumi Saito). They are kidnapped and then trained to be assassins by the company president. Yoshie, who shows promise as an assassin, then begins to doubt the motives of the group.
The movie also stars Naoto Takenaka, 53, Matsuo Suzuki, 46, Etsuko Ikuta, 62, and Asami Kumakiri, 29.© Japan Today