A Marvel Screenwriter Is Developing A Live-Action COWBOY BEBOP TV Series

A Marvel Screenwriter Is Developing A Live-Action COWBOY BEBOP TV Series

Cowboy Bebop, the seminal anime series that's arguably regarded as the greatest anime serial of all-time, is receiving a live-action adaptation that will be written by one of Thor: Ragnarok's scribes.

Moments ago, Variety announced that a Western live-action remake of Cowoby Bebop was in development with Tomorrow Studios and Sunrise Pictures. Chris Yost, a longtime Marvel Comics scribe and graduate of the Marvel Writer's Program (he's credited with screenplay contributions on Thor: The Dark World and Thor: Ragnaork), is writing the series.  

While initially unpopular in Japan, Cowboy Bebop is an anime series that regularly pops up in the top spot on American lists of the greatest anime of all-time.  A feature-film starring Keanu Reeves nearly moved into production in the late-90s/early-2000s but stalled due to budget concerns.

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