Live-action Akira


Warner Bros. Gives Taika Waititi Live-Action ‘Akira’ Summer 2021 Release Date!

Get those red futuristic motorcycles revved up, Warner Bros. Pictures just gave that long-gestating live-aciton adaptation of Akira a freaking release date!! Taika Waititi has been confirmed as director, too! We’d previously reported on the title a few times, that producer Leonardo DiCaprio‘s passion project had been granted $18.5 million for the production to film in the Golden […]

Taika Waititi Possibly Directing DiCaprio's 'Akira', Huge Tax Incentive to Film in California

Is Ane Crabtree Doing Costumes for the Live-Action ‘Akira’?!

We may have a bit of intel on the upcoming live-action Akira film courtesy of the possible costume designer for the feature- Ane Crabtree. In an Instagram video posted this morning, the Westworld and The Handmaid’s Tale costume designer shares a snipet of a scene from the original 1988 Akira anime, with the simple caption of “#homework”.   View […]