Cast Added, Akira


'Akira' Now Testing Ezra Miller, Alden Ehrenreich To Play Tetsuo – THR says Warner Bros. is reading a lot of actors for the part, but the names mentioned most often are Ezra Miller and Alden Ehrenrenreich, both up-and-comers without titles even as big as Hedlund's Tron: Legacy to their names. 8 years 29 weeks ago via jackiechan

Garrett Hedlund In Talks For 'Akira' Lead – The rumors have solidified and Variety is reporting that Hedlund is officially in talks for the lead role in Akira. 8 years 29 weeks ago via theothersenhman

The Latest ‘Akira’ Report: Keanu Reeves to Play Kaneda? – Oh, Akira. You’re never going to be able to make fans happy. Die-hards are going to hate the fact that the characters are older than the original incarnations in Katsuhiro Otomo‘s manga and movie — maybe up to 30 years older if this rumor comes true. There is the whitewashing issue, and the fact that, even with two films and a big-ish budget to play with, concessions will have to be made to put the story on screen.

9 years 3 weeks ago via jackiechan

Robert Pattinson and Chris Pine top wishlist for live-action 'Akira' remake – A just-published shortlist of names for the two key roles in Warner's upcoming live-action version of the seminal anime title 'Akira' raises some interesting questions and promises one weird ride no matter what. 9 years 9 weeks ago via donnieyen
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The leader of a bike gang tries to save his friend a government agency who uses his friend for psychic experiments. Due to budget issues, the movie has been placed on the backburner. Tetsuo and Kaneda would have been brothers in this live-action adaptation.
Jaume Collet-Serra
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