HERO and Daisuke Hagiwara’s popular web manga series “Hori-san to Miyamura-kun” will be getting a TV anime adaptation airing January 2021. Haruka Tomatsu will be playing the role of “Kyoko Hori” while Koki Uchiyama will be playing the role of Izumi Miyamura.
The show will be directed by Masashi Ishihama of “PERSONA 5 the Animation” fame, with series composition and script by Takao Yoshioka of “WORKING!!”, featuring character designs by Haruko Iizuka of “Ensemble Stars!”, and music by Masaru Yokoyama of “Your Lie in April”. “HoriMiya” will be animated by Clover Works.
“Hori-san to Miyamura-kun” follows the story of Kyoko Hori — a bubbly and well-liked high school girl, and her classmate — the sad and introverted Izumi Miyamura. Little do other people in their school know, Hori is actually a domestic-type who does chores and takes care of her sibling, while Miyamura is a rebellious type who wears piercings and has tattoos. When they discover each other’s real personalities, they help each maintain their secrets from the rest of the class.