Tag: live-action

Space Jam: A New Legacy first trailer – opens July 16

It’s time to JAM! Warner Bros. has released the first official trailer for Space Jam: A New Legacy – the long awaited sequel to 1996’s live action/animated hybrid film starring NBA legend Michael Jordan. NBA superstar LeBron James take over as the next basketball great who must team up with Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and …

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Hellsing manga getting live action adaption from John Wick screenwriter!!

Amazon Studios will serve as publisher. How’s it going, J1sters! Word on the street is that John Wick franchise screen writer Derek Kolstad is working under Amazon Studios to direct and executive produce a live action movie adaption of Kouta Hirano’s action horror manga Hellsing, according to Deadline. Hellsing was first published in Young King …

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Yu Yu Hakusho live series coming to Netflix!!

What’s happening, J1 Fans! DevilDriver1313 here with a little something that may interest you. Netflix is bringing the classic Jump manga/anime series Yu Yu Hakusho as a live action original series. Kazutaka Sakamoto, Director of Content Acquisition at Netflix, is serving as executive producer on the series, with Teru Morii as producer. ROBOT is working …

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Merc vs Merc! Winter Soldier locks arm(s) with Red Hood – Rooster Teeeth’s DEATH BATTLE!!

What’s up, J1 Fans! The guys at DEATH BATTLE have given us another awesome live action fight! This time, two formerly dead sidekicks go toe to toe to see who truly surpassed their former mentors. Bucky Barns aka the Winter Soldier, former sidekick to Captain America, takes on Jason Todd aka Red Hood, second Robin …

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Amazon working on The Promised Neverland live action series!!

What is happening, J1 Fans! Variety has reported that Amazon is planning to role out their own live action adaption of The Promised Neverland. The series will be directed and executive produced by Rodney Rothman and written Meghan Mollay. Masi Oka – who previously worked on the 2017 live action Death Note film – is …

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Fire Force stage play reveals cast and runtimes!!

The official website for the Fire Force stage play has unveiled new cast members and show dates for the live stage adaption of Atsushi Ōkubo’s supernatural adventure manga series in a preview video. The show will run in Osaka from July 31 to August 2 at the Umeda Arts Theater and August 7 – 9 …

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Neflix looks to fans for Sanji actor in live action One Piece series!!

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 …

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Naomi Watanabe, Keiko Kitagawa cast in live action The Promised Neverland film

What’s up, J1 Fans! Got a bit of new info to share with you. The staff for the live action adaption of The Promised Neverland announced two new additions to the cast. Actress Keiko Kitagawa (Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon’s Sailor Mars, Paradise Kiss) has been cast as Isabella and comedian Naomi Watanabe will portray Krone. …

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Mulan – Final Official Trailer, opens March 27

This is it! The final trailer for Disney’s live action Mulan movie opening in theaters on March 27. Acclaimed filmmaker Niki Caro brings the epic tale of China’s legendary warrior to life in Disney’s Mulan, in which a fearless young woman risks everything out of love for her family and her country to become one …

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Netflix live action One Piece series to be overseen by Oda himself!!

Look alive, you scallywags! Netflix be planning a live action series based on the popular adventure manga series One Piece. What’s even better is that the project will be overseen by creator Eiichiro Oda himself. Writer and producer Steven Maeda will serve as showrunner/writer for the planned 10-episode first season. Maeda has written episodes for …

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