Visuals from the upcoming Cowboy Bebop live-action Netflix adaptation have been posted on the Netflix Geeked Twitter account on August 23, 2021, giving followers their first take a look at the sequence initially introduced in June 2017. The screenshots function the present’s principal characters, specifically John Cho as Spike Spiegel, Mustafa Shakir as Jet, and Daniella Pineda as Faye Valentine. The company also confirmed it is going to start airing on November 19, 2021.
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A lot of different stars have additionally been introduced for the sequence, together with Alex Hassell as Spike’s nemesis Vicious, Elena Satine as Julia and Elena Satine as Julia. Production was halted for eight months in 2019 after Cho suffered a knee damage, and was additional postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Filming formally wrapped on March 15, 2021 with the present’s first season having 10 one-hour episodes.
In June 2021, it was introduced that Yoko Kanno, the composer for the 1998 anime sequence in addition to the movie Cowboy Bebop: Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door, would return to supply the music for Netflix’s live-action adaptation. The authentic anime director Shinichiro Watanabe is serving as a artistic marketing consultant.
The authentic Cowboy Bebop anime sequence aired in Japan in 1998. In 2001, it premiered on Cartoon Network’s new Adult Swim programming block, the place it discovered large reputation. It would proceed operating repeatedly for 4 years on the community.
Netflix’s Cowboy Bebop live-action sequence is scheduled to launch on November 19, 2021.