As previously reported, Si Juki, the comic character who claims to be anti-mainstream, which is ironic because now he has becomes really mainstream that he got his own movie, produced in collaboration with Kumata Studio and Falcon Pictures titled Si Juki The Movie.
Set to be released in the end of 2017, the film has released the latest teaser video on YouTube.
As quoted in Republika, the character of Si Juki will be the same as in the comic version: an overly confident nan. Although, the film will use an original story that has never been told before.
The film will follow Juki as he faces a massive meteor impact incident in Indonesia. Juki, have to work together with another character named Erin in a special mission.
The voice actors who are involved in this film. From left to right. Santosa Amin, Bima Sakti, Denis Setiano, Arief Lintau Darwis, Lies Kurniasih, dan Mirna Haryati
The film will feature many talented voice actors such as Santosa Amin (Indonesian voice of Suneo ini Doraemon), Bima Sakti (Indonesian voice of Giant in Doraemon), Denis Setiano (Indonesian voice of Mickey Mouse), the voice actor of Yanagisa Shingo from Takeshi’s Castle series Arief Lintau Darwis (dubber for Yanagisa Shingo in Takeshi’s Castle), Lies Kurnianis (Indonesian voice of Ichigo in Aikatsu) and Mirna Hayati who stars in Indonesian animated series Petualangan si Unyil (The Adventures of Unyil).
Many famous actors will also be involed in this film such as Bunga Citra Lestari, Indro of the comedy group ‘Warkop’, Tio Pakusadewo, Butet Kertaredjasa, Pandji Pragiwaksono, Agus Kuncoro, Tarzan, Arie Kriting, Mongol, Mudy Taylor, Babe Chabiita, Ki Joko Bodo, Nikita Mirzani, Wizzy, Jaja Miharja, Jeremi Teti dan Maya Wulan.
The film will be G-rated, and is claimed to be big-budgeted. The original soundtrack will be produced in Prague, Czech Republic.
Previously, Juki has also been adapted into animated shorts by Kratoon Channel
Si Juki is a character created by Faza Meonk under the Pionicon management. Si Juki has gained over 400 thousand followers on Facebook. In both Instagram and Twitter, @JukiHoki has also gained more than 80 thousand followers. Juki has also released some best-selling books and reach into multiple medias including merchandise and mobile game.
The Indonesian Anime Times