Tag: live action

Detective Pikachu Gets Release Date

Legendary’s live-action Pokemon movie Detective Pikachu has been given a release date. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith and Kathryn Newton, the film will hit theaters May 10, 2019. Rob Letterman is on board to direct the film with production scheduled for mid-January in London. The film will be distributed by Universal with Toho taking on distribution in Japan.  

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Titans Casts Starfire

The new live-action series Titans has cast Anna Diop in the role of  Starfire. She joins newcomer Teagan Croft, who was cast Raven. The series comes from Greg Berlanti, Akiva Goldsman, Geoff Johns, Sarah Schechter and Warner Bros TV. It is slated to premiere in 2018 on the Warner Bros’ brand-new digital streaming service. Titans, written by Goldsman, DC Entertainment’s Johns and Berlanti, follows a group of young…

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Live Action Bleach Teaser

Warner Bros. Entertainment Japan uploaded a very short teaser for the live-action adaptation of Bleach. Bleach series follows the teenage Ichigo, who has the power to see ghosts. He joins up with another supernaturally gifted fighter, Rukia, to take down dangerous lost souls threatening to overwhelm the human realm. Launched in 2001, the series ran for 15 years in Shonen Jump,…

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Cowboy Bebop Live-Action TV In Development

Tomorrow Studios, a partnership between British production company ITV Studios and TV producer Marty Adelstein, is developing a live-action Cowboy Bebop. The project will be executive produced by Sunset Inc., the studio behind the original anime, with Adelstein, Becky Clements, Matthew Weinberg and Midnight Radio, a banner established by Josh Appelbaum, Andre Nemec, Jeff Pinkner, and Scott Rosenberg. Chris Yost, who…

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Tokyo Ghoul Live-Action Film Poster

In 2011, the Tokyo Ghoul series started in in the manga magazine Weekly Young Jump.  The series was later adapted into a 12-episode anime season in 2014 by the animation studio Pierrot. Now the series is getting a live-action adapatation. Slated for release in Japanese theaters on June 29, Tokyo Ghoul is a production of Shochiku directed by Kentaro…

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New Beauty and the Beast Poster

Check out the gorgeous new poster that gives us a look at some more of the characters from the film: Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary audience, staying true to the original…

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First Look: Beauty and the Beast’s Cogsworth and Lumiere

Walt Disney Pictures’ live action Beauty and the Beast is directed by Bill Condon with a script by Stephen Chbosky. The film will feature three new songs by Alan Menken, who won two Academy Awards for the 1991 animated version, written with Sir Tim Rice. Thanks to Twitter, we have our first look at Cogsworth and Lumiere!! https://twitter.com/maconodom/status/768769243240402944 The film stars Emma Watson as…

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Beauty and the Beast Teaser Trailer

Directed by Bill Condon, Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast stars Emma Watson as Belle, Dan Stevens as the Beast; Luke Evans as Gaston along with Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Audra McDonald, Ian McKellen and  Emma Thompson. The new film features a score by Alan Menken with new recordings of the original songs written by…

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