Posts Tagged ‘“Akira”’

George Takei Takes on Warner Bros.

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Last month, Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures released a short list of actors under consideration for starring roles in the live version of the Anime epic, “Akira.” Included in the list were Justin Timberlake, James McAvoy, Robert Pattinson and Andrew Garfi[...]

Albert and Allen Hughes Set to Work on ‘Akira’

— by CAM SMITH — Huh. What a difference half a year and change makes. Last June, Bloody Disgusting ran an exclusive stating that Warner Brothers and producer Leonardo DiCaprio’s planned live-action remake of the classic anime “Akira” was “dead as a doornail.” However, just as[...]