Rei Hiroe is known for his Black Lagoon works, and he has another pen name called Red Bear of the Tex-Mex circle. Under the Red Bear of the Tex-Mex circle, he does a lot ero doujinshi such as Fate Stay Night, Hellsing, and even a Steins;Gates x Dusk Maiden of the Amnesia.
Source: Crunchyroll - "Black Lagoon" Manga Author Re-imagines Series as a Live Action Production
- Rock is a third generation Japanese American who learned to speak Japanese for the role.
- Dutch is an experienced actor - the entry on him also notes that most of the torpedo boat screens are CG, shot in studio against a green screen.
- Benny is also playing against type and is a bit of a gossip magazine trouble magnet.
- Balalaika is Russian American and has to turn up to the set earlier than the rest of the cast for her scar make-up.
- Cheung is the big name actor from Hong Kong who's pretty quiet in person.
- The twins are playd by a pair of German American girls.
Here are some snapshots of R of Black Lagoon and the actresses for Revy and Balalaika.
In this article, there are snapshots of Rei Hiroe's other works in Black Lagoon and his doujinshi.
Tex-Mex's 2009 "Black Lagoon Natsu Nanode Burakura Mizugi Hon Toka"
2008's "Black Lagoon Anime Shuuryou Kinenbon"
2003 - Get By Work
Now, here are some ero shots from Tex Mex: