Mao Inoue to play murder suspect in Yoshihiro Nakamura’s “Shirayukihime Satsujin Jiken”
Mao Inoue and Go Ayano will star in Yoshihiro Nakamura’s “Shirayukihime Satsujin Jiken” (out spring 2014), the latest film adaptation of a novel by “Confessions” author Kanae Minato.
Inoue will play Shirono Miki, an office lady at a cosmetics company who everyone suspects of having murdered a beautiful young coworker. A tabloid television program directed by Yuji Akahoshi (Ayano) begins covering the story and airs interviews with various people from Shirono’s life. As media attention grows and the story goes viral on the internet, rumors about Shirono begin to spread at a whirlwind pace.