Adapt to live action soon Cowboy Bebop coming later this year, Netflix confirmed.
The streaming service announced the news today (June 9) as part of the ongoing Geeked Week. Netflix has announced that the much-anticipated series in the new clip will be released later this year, but the official release date has not yet been confirmed. The video also revealed that the upcoming soundtrack will be controlled by familiar hands.
Seatbelts frontman Yoko Kanno wants to add some music to the show. Kanno’s work in the anime series is the show’s jazz-themed “Tank!” Distinguished by the song.
Watch the show’s main actors John Cho, Danielle Pineda and Mustafa Shakir jams by looking at the track below.
Yoko Kanno, creator of the iconic music collection of the original COWBOY BEBOP anime, is creating a soundtrack for the new Live Action Series. Also confirmed … Cowboy Bebop is coming this fall. #GeekedWeek pic.twitter.com/6lHZQcoFR6
– Netflix Geeked (@NetflixGeeked) June 8, 2021
Aside Cowboy Bebop, Kanno’s soundtrack includes anime shows The ghost in the shell: a solitary complex and Macro boundary, Along with the films Hirokazu Kore-eda and Hiroshi Ishikawa.
Cowboy Bebop Having seen a long production schedule since 2019, the show’s protagonist Spike Spiegel ended up with a knee injury by Cho, who plays Spiegel, and a subsequent 2020 pandemic. Production was officially completed earlier this year.
The show premieres on Netflix with 10 episodes ordered for one season. Unlike the runtime of the shortest part of the original anime, each episode runs for an hour. This was stated by co-authors Javier Grillo-Marksuach io9 longer episodes help the series room to develop its own story and expand the stories of different characters – a departure from the original show format, which was originally focused on episodic adventures.
He said: “We are not trying to go one by one [the original show’s] stories because we are trying to tell Spike Spiegel and Syndicate, Spike Spiegel and Julia, Spike Spiegel and Vicious and everything else.
“But we see the show:‘ Who are the best villains in this show and how can we include them in this wider story? “So we’re going to tell both big stories Cowboy Bebop he says.