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Will Chris Evans Brave Albert Hughes’ ‘Motor City’?
Tuesday, August 2 by

Only if they recreate Detroit on a sound stage.

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Albert Hughes Splits From ‘Akira’, But Sticks With Warner Bros
Thursday, May 26 by

It’s looks like ‘Menace II Society’ and ‘Akira’ won’t have the same director after all.

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Keanu Walks Away From ‘Akira’, Possibly To Eat A Sandwich Alone On A Bench
Tuesday, May 17 by

The greatest Asian actor of his generation steps away from the project, honorably.

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Keanu Reeves In Talks To Lead An Asian Gang In ‘Akira’
Friday, May 6 by

He’s already got a leg up on the other candidates. He knows kung-fu.

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‘Akira’ Casting Shortlist: Pattinson, Garfield, No One Asian
Monday, March 21 by

Andrew Garfield, James McAvoy and Robert Pattinson are all up for the lead role of Tetsuo. If the audition requires shirtlessness, Pattinson’s got the experience edge.

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Franco Reportedly To Star In ‘Akira’ Adaptation. After That, Perhaps A Nap?
Friday, February 11 by

It’s been reported by JustJared that James Franco has been offered the lead role of Kaneda in the feature adaptation of Akira.