Back Street Girls is a comedy story about three yakuza men who are forced by there boss to undergo a sex-change in order to perform as the idol group Goku Dolls. The anime is an adaptation of Jasmine Gyuh’s manga by the same name and will premiere on July 3, 2018.
After an unforgivable mistake, they are offered two options: Commit honourable suicide or go to Thailand for gender reassignment surgery so they can become a popular idol trio. Their boss also happens to also be a producer so the men need to perform for him. The story centres around these three yakuza men, the difficulties they face hiding their true selves from their fans and meeting the demands of their boss. (Crunchyroll, ANN rewrite)
Back Street Girls – Characters & Voice cast
Two voice actors will be playing each lead character as per the demand of the anime. The male “before” voice and the respective female “after” voice is as follows:
1. Kentaro Yamamoto (Male voice) casts Daisuke Ono and Airi Yamamoto (Female Voice) casts Yuka Nukui
2. Ryo Tachibana (Male voice) casts Satoshi Hino and Mari Tachibana (Female Voice) casts Kaori Maeda
3. Kazuhiko Sugihara (Male voice) casts Kazuyuki Okitsu and Chika Sugihara (Female Voice) casts Hikaru Akao
4. Boss Inukin voice cast by Keiji Fujiwara
Back Street Girls TV Anime – Promo Videos
The latest promotional videos/trailers are two versions introducing the anime. One is the Gokudo (Yakuza) version and the other is the Idol version. The two videos feature the different voices of the main characters. Hence, in the Gokudo (Yakuza) version, we have the male voice cast talk and in the Idol version, we hear the female voice cast talk.
#1 Idol Version
#2 Gokudo (Yakuza) Version
Back Street Girls TV Anime – Gallary