Tag: live-action

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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HBO Max plans to develop Blue Beetle series

DC Comics hero Blue Beetle has surged in popularity in recent years. He has appeared in Justice League, Batman: The Brave and the Bold and Young Justice. He even had a cameo in Batman and Harley Quinn. With the streaming wars heating up, HBO Max has to do something if they want to fight of …

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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is getting a stage play adaption!!

If you have enjoyed the dark fantasy anime Demon Slayer, then get ready to see Tanjiro and his friends on stage in a live action stage play. The play will be written/directed by Kenichi Suemitsu, who has been worked on the stage play adaptations of the Touken Ranbu series since 2016. Shunsuke Wada, known for …

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Funimation adds Fairy Tale: Dragon Cry, Free! and live action Tokyo Ghoul films!!

Funimation announced on Monday they have added Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry to their anime lineup. They have also added the four Free! films (High Speed! Free – Starting Days, Free! The Movie – Timeless Medley – The Bond, Free! The Movie – Timeless Medley – The Promise, Free! – Take Your Marks) and the live …

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Root Letter: Last Answer coming to the West on August 30

PQube began streaming the trailer for the English gameplay trailer for Kadokawa Games’ Root Letter: Last Answer coming to the West for the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. √Letter Last Answer (pronounced Root Letter) is a live action recreation of √Letter that launched in Japan for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and PlayStation Vita in December …

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J1UP “Lion King” (2019) Review with Special Guest Disney Cast Member!

Rachel Hewes was a star in the 2016 J1-Con commercial that aired on Cartoon Network! She won “Best in Show” at J1 Studios sponsored Cosplay Contest and is featured in the beginning of the 2016 ad. Now she’s down in Florida as a Cast Member for Disney, and decked out in some great Disney attire, Rachel …

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Dora and the Lost City of Gold TRAILER! Yes, a live action movie!

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her most dangerous adventure ever – High School. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots (her best friend, a monkey), Diego (Jeffrey Wahlberg), a mysterious jungle inhabitant (Eugenio Derbez), and a rag tag group …

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