Nanao (菜々緒) and Nakamaru Yuichi would star in Omoni naitemasu (Mostly Crying), Fuji TV drama starting in July, Thu, 23:10~23:55
Nakamaru plays Akamatsu Keisuke, a 4th year attending Tokyo University of Fine Arts, in this manga Fuji TV drama adaptation. Keisuke is a student who is filling in for a month as an instructor at the studio 'Atelier jin'. The main character of Konno Izumi is played by Nanao. Izumi is a "beautiful life drawing model tormented with the unrelenting curse of her excessive beauty." In order for others - including part-time teacher Keisuke - to keep from falling for her, she does various strange cosplays. Though aware of her beauty, to keep order in the class, Keisuke lies and says he's gay.
looks 99% confirmed, but will wait for official announcements
credits 1, Manga Site, 3, 4
Yuichi in a romantic comedy drama. What took you so long?!