“As we move forward in developing the wonderful Tiger & Bunny film, we are delighted to add a true rising star in Ellen Shanman to bring the story and characters to life,” Ron Howard
The film is being produced by Ron Howard and Brian Grazer, as well as many others. View the exert below from HollyWood Reporters article.
“The live-action adaptation is being produced by Imagine Entertainment’s Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, ANEW’s CEO Sandy Climan and Annmarie Bailey and Masayuki Ozaki on behalf of Bandai Namco Pictures, a subsidiary of Sunrise. Ozaki produced the original Japanese Tiger & Bunny brand under the Sunrise banner, one of Japan’s leading anime studios. Imagine president Erica Huggins will oversee the new film on the company’s behalf.”
Strange to see a Anime getting the movie treatment in America. Now is the time for hope!