It was announced in film’s TV Tokyo event that Korean singer and actor Jang Geun-suk will be singing the theme song of upcoming fantasy adventure anime film, Fairy Tail: The Maiden of the Phoenix.
The song is titled “200 miles” and it will be Jang Geun-suk’s first performance in an anime. Song is from his new Japanese album “Just Crazy”. Jang Geun-suk was cast in to many Asian drama among which Lovers in Prague (2005), You’re Beautiful (2009), Ikemen desu ne (Japanese version of You’re Beautiful, 2011), Love Rain (2012) and many more.
Fairy Tail manga author Hiro Mashima with voice cast members Aya Hirano, Tetsuya Kakihara, Rie Kugimiya, and Yuichi Nakamura attended the TV Tokyo event.
The film revolves around a mysterious girl named Éclair who appears before Fairy Tail, the world’s most notorious wizard’s guild. She lost all of her memories, except for the imperative that she must deliver two Phoenix Stones somewhere. The stones may spell the collapse of the magical world, and Natsu, Lucy, and the rest of the Fairy Tail guild are caught up in the intrigue.
Film is set to premiere this August 18, 2012 in Japan.