Netflix has launched the primary full trailer for its live-action Cowboy Bebop remake.
The streaming firm has previewed the collection earlier than with the discharge of its opening title sequence and The Misplaced Session, an unique mini-episode meant to provide followers a preview of the live-action present’s feel and appear, however the brand new trailer offers a deeper look into the collection itself. Notable highlights from the trailer embrace a greater view of the outside of the Bebop, the beat-up previous spaceship that the present’s bounty hunters name house, in addition to extra footage of Spike and Faye interacting, which exhibits that the 2 appear to have a barely frostier relationship within the live-action collection than their anime counterparts did. The trailer additionally gives a couple of glimpses of among the foes the present’s area cowboys will go up in opposition to, together with the weird Mad Pierrot and Spike’s former buddy turned nemesis, Vicious.
Cowboy Bebop stars Star Trek Past and Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay‘s John Cho as Spike Spiegel, a perpetually hungry martial artist whose laid-back perspective serves as a masks for a painful and violent previous. Becoming a member of him is his new companion, a former cop turned bounty hunter named Jet Black, who’s performed by actor Mustafa Shakir. Shakir beforehand performed the function of the Bushmaster in the second season of Netflix’s Luke Cage collection. The 2 type a reluctant partnership with the opportunistic however proficient Faye Valentine, who’s portrayed in live-action by Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom‘s Daniella Pineda. André Nemec, who beforehand labored on Mission Not possible: Ghost Protocol and Hulu’s Excessive Constancy adaptation, serves as the brand new present’s govt producer and showrunner. Shinichiro Watanabe, who directed the unique, critically acclaimed 1998 anime collection, returned to the collection as a artistic advisor. Yoko Kanno, the composer who created the anime collection’ iconic soundtrack, additionally penned the rating for the brand new collection.
The unique Cowboy Bebop anime was launched in 1998 and obtained near-universal essential acclaim upon its launch for its movie-quality animation, its catchy, jazz and blues-inspired soundtrack, and its distinctive mix of comedy, motion and sometimes melancholic and deeply affecting tales. Set within the near-future the place humanity has deserted the Earth as a consequence of a catastrophic accident and now lives on colonies unfold out throughout the photo voltaic system, the collection tells the story of a bunch of extremely expert however unfortunate bounty hunters who discover themselves crossing paths with petty criminals, escaped laboratory experiments, organized crime syndicates and extra.
The live-action remake will premiere on Netflix on Nov. 19. Your entire 26 episode anime collection can also be at present accessible for streaming on Netflix and Funimation.