A Couple of Cuckoos anime will reveal a new trailer on September 15th. In addition to the new, second PV, the upcoming anime will also share a new visual, along with cast information.
Studios Synergy SP and Shin-Ei Animation are producing the anime which will air sometime in 2022. Yoshiyuki Shirahata (episode director for Great Pretender) is directing the anime. Aya Takano (Himouto! Umaru-chan) is doing character designs, while Yasuhiro Nakanishi is in charge of series composition.
Kaito Ishikawa and Akari Kito are starring as the main characters, Nagi and Erika.
The anime announcement came this April, along with a key visual:
The anime is based on a rom-com manga by Miki Yoshikawa. The manga started serialization in Weekly Shonen Magazine in 2020 and is currently on chapter 74. Kodansha is publishing the manga in English. A light novel adaptation is also ongoing. Kodansha USA is publishing the manga in English.
The story follows 16-year-old Nagi Umino. Nagi is a great student, but with a secret – he was accidentally switched at birth. One day he goes to meet his birth parents for dinner, and he accidentally meets Erika. Erika is loud and determined to convince Nagi to play her fake boyfriend since she doesn’t want to marry. However, once he makes it to dinner he realizes that his parents have an unusual plan. They want to fix the hospital’s mistake by getting him to marry the girl his birth parents raised. But, the girl turns out to be Erika and a chaotic situation ensues.-via ACN Edit
While we wait for new information about the A Couple of Cuckoos anime, you can watch the first PV below:
Source: Official Twitter