Netflix Cowboy Bebop Casts Eden Perkins as Ed


The actor for Ed within the Netflix adaptation is Eden Perkins. They have additionally offered an interview on Cowboy Bebop: Unlocked, during which they mentioned their experiences on set and their favourite scenes from the anime. For those that haven’t but completed watching the live-action Netflix Cowboy Bebop, this text, as nicely as the interview, could comprise spoilers. [Thanks, Netflix Geeked!]

Prior to the November 19, 2021 launch date of the live-action Cowboy Bebop, Netflix didn’t showcase its model of Ed. This is the primary official reveal and interview with the actor behind the character. While the unique anime and workers for Cowboy Bebop didn’t give Ed any explicit pronouns, Perkins refers to Ed as she/her when discussing the character.

You can watch the interview (time-stamped to when Perkins seems) beneath.

Eden Perkins is a newcomer and Ed is their first performing function. In their interview, they expressed pleasure at working with John Cho, as nicely as how a lot they liked Ed’s wig. As Ed solely seems on the finish of the primary season, she’s going to get extra display time in season two. However, it’s currently unknown when or if the second season will air.

Cowboy Bebop is offered now worldwide on Netflix. Netflix plans on adapting the equally retro anime basic Yu Yu Hakusho for launch in December 2023.