AKIRA

Warner Bros. Is Still Attempting An ‘Akira’ Movie, This Time With The New ‘Daredevil’ Showrunner

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The 'Akira' live-action film has been revived yet again, this time with some Marvel influence helping to write the script.

AKIRA

‘Akira’ Director Suddenly Less Enthusiastic About ‘Akira’

Kristen Stewart and Garrett Hedlund's live-action 'Akira' adaptation may finally be dead.

#Rick And Morty

Check Out This Amazing Art That Has ‘Rick And Morty’ Starring In The Anime Classic ‘Akira’

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Julieta Colás is known for her high quality fan art for 'Community,' but this piece paying homage to 'Rick And Morty' might take the cake.

Manga

This Fan-Made ‘Akira’ Project Will Change Your Mind About A Live-Action Movie

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Craving for a live-action 'Akira' film? This fan-made trailer will quench that thirst.

tetsuo

That Live-Action ‘Akira’ Movie Still Won’t Die

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Warner Bros. still wants to make an Akira movie, and they're still developing it. Really.

TOKYO

This Can’t End Well: ‘Akira’ Predicted Japan Hosting The 2020 Olympics

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The classic 1988 anime AKIRA predicted Japan hosting the 2020 Olympics after a massive disaster. Quick, somebody check under the new Olympic stadium.

WARNER

‘Akira’ Just Won’t Die As Director Jaume Collet-Serra Returns

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We thought the all-white version of 'Akira' was finally over when Jaume Collet-Serra bailed and the production offices were shut down. We were wrong.

#ART

At Least One Thing About Hollywood's Akira Remake Was Good — Beautiful Akira Storyboards Uncovered

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So, Hollywood's remake of Akira is on hiatus, and well, it's probably best for everyone if it just stays there.

#Comics

We Should’ve Known It Wouldn’t End So Easily — Akira Movie Not Dead Yet

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A few days ago the Internet breathed a collective sigh of relief when Warner Bros.

WARNER

Our Long National Nightmare Is Over: Akira Production Offices Shut Down

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Warner Brothers has shut down Akira's production offices in Vancouver over "casting and budgetary issues", reports THR.

WARNER

Akira Casting Call Reveals New Details

Warner Brothers and Jaume Collet-Serra are still casting the Americanized, $90 million adaptation of Akira, and we have a synopsis of the plot which went out with a casting call.

WARNER

Akira Loses One Great Colonel But May Gain Another

Last month Warner and director Jaume Collet-Serra were pursuing Gary Oldman to be best friends with because he's awesome to play The Colonel in Akira.

WARNER

Which One Of These White Boys Will Be Akira’s TETSUOOOOOO?

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The casting of the Warner Brothers and Jaume Collet-Serra $90 million adaptation of Akira is rolling along, with Garret Hedlund likely playing Kaneda, Gary Oldman and Helena Bonham Carter playing Colonel Shikishima and Lady Miyako, and Kristen Stewart offered the role of Kei, who is being renamed "Ky" because Americans no pronounce Japanese smart, hurr durr derp.

WARNER

Kristen Stewart Offered Akira. Of Course She Was.

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Casting of the Warner Brothers and Jaume Collet-Serra (Orphan, Unknown) adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo's Akira is underway, and we're getting so excited about this recent development that we can't stop biting our lips.

WARNER

Akira Roles Offered To Gary Oldman And Helena Bonham-Carter

It was only last week we learned TRON: Legacy star (it seems odd typing "star" for people I just heard about) Garret Hedlund was who Warner Brothers and director Jaume Collet-Serra (Orphan, Unknown) want to play Kaneda in the just-greenlit Akira.

SECRET DWARF HOOKERS

The Akira movie is about Secret Dwarf Hookers now

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I haven't done much reporting on the planned adaptation of Akira before now, for two important reasons.

WARNER

Akira Just Won’t Die

A few days ago we declared the bastardized Akira remake to be thankfully dead.

Movies

The Live-Action Akira Has Finally Reached Its Apocalypse

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The live-action, US adaptation of the Anime classic Akira has been a long, winding road of bad decisions.


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