According to Deadline, news from NYCC is that there is an English live-action Tiger & Bunny movie in the works. Ron Howard Brian Glazer along with Sandy Climan and Annmarie Bailey of ANEW and Namco Bandai Pictures’s Masayuki Ozakiare set to produce.
Just-announced at New York Comic Con is the news that Ron Howard and Brian Glazer are getting into the superhero game. Imagine Entertainment is partnering with All Nippon Entertainment Works and Namco Bandai on a live action, English-language remake of Namco Bandai’s popular anime series Tiger & Bunny.
THe film will be produced by Grazer, Howard, ANEW’s Sandy Climan and Annmarie Bailey, and Masayuki Ozaki on behalf of Namco Bandai Pictures. Ozaki produced the original anime in Japan. Imagine President Erica Huggins will oversee the new film on behalf of Imagine Entertainment. ANEW SVP of Development and Production Annmarie Bailey worked with Ozaki and Namco Bandai Pictures/Sunrise’s international business unit to acquire the English language rights for adaptation and co-production.