Netflix is getting fans involved in the upcoming One Piece series by asking them to select 5 actors who would be good for the role of Sanji Vinsmoke. They posted the requested on Twitter on March 2, Sanji’s birthday. Fans quickly responded with a host of potential actors. Among the names chosen, they include Gaspard Ulliel, Yosuke Kubozuka, Dacre Montgomery, Alex Pettyfer, Liam Hemsworth, Takeru Sato, Tomohisa Yamashita, Bradley James, Lucas Till, Cole Sprouse, Eddie Redmayne, Hayato Nakamura, Ezra Miller, Iko Uwais, thus far. The list goes on and on.
So, now is your chance! Who do you think would be a good Sanji? Let your voice be heard!
Netflix’s live action One Piece series is being produced by Marty Adelstein (Prison Break) at his Tomorrow Studios with Matt Owens (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) as main screenwriter. Steve Maeda (Lost, CSI: Miami) joined the crew in January 2020. Manga series creator Eiichiro Oda will oversee the project as executive producer. The premiere date of the ten-episode series is not yet known.