Christopher Nolan has reportedly been meeting with a filmmaker who was previously attached to Akira, which is rumored to be a trilogy.
Daredevil writer and new showrunner Marco Ramirez has signed on to write the long-gestating Akira adaptation for Warner Bros.
Dante Harper is working with Warner Bros. to bring the anime Akira to the big screen in a live-action movie.
The Unknown director stepped away from the project last January when Warner Bros. halted production to try and bring down the budget.
The actor was a contender to play Tetsuo in Warner Bros.' live-action manga adaptation, before the studio shut the project down.
These drawings come from when Ruairi Robinson was attached to direct Warner Bros.'s Manga adaptation, which shut down in January.
The script is being reworked to hopefully bring the $90 million budget down to a more respectable number.
A casting call for the Vancouver shoot reveals more about the plot of this live-action adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo's manga.
The Japanese actor has been offered the Colonel role, which Warner Bros. originally offered to Gary Oldman.
D.J. Cotrona, Logan Marshal Green, Toby Kebbell, Richard Madden, Rami Malek, and Alden Ehrenreich also up for this coveted role.
The Twilight star may play the woman who falls for Garrett Hedlund's Kaneda in Warner Bros.' live-action adaptation of the hit manga.
Jaume Collett-Serra will direct this live-action adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo's manga for Warner Bros.
Warner Bros. wants the actor to portray Merlin in David Dobkin's medieval adventure, along with a role in Akira.
The Tron: Legacy star is in final negotiations for the lead role in Warner Bros.' live-action adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo's popular manga.
Gary Oldman may play Colonel while Helena Bonham Carter is circling Lady Miyako in this Warner Bros. manga adaptation.
Warner Bros. gives the greenlight to the longstanding anime adaptation, and looks at the Tron: Legacy actor for it's lead character.
The Unknown director is set to take over this long-gestating Warner Bros. live-action adaptation of the popular Japanese manga.
Warner Bros. is currently seeking another director for their troubled adaptation of the Katsuhrio Otomo manga series.
The actor has passed on the role of Kaneda, although Warner Bros. insists the project is still in development.
The actor hasn't been offered the role as of yet, although it is said that talks with Warner Bros. are going well.