Netflix’s live-action adaptation of One Piece finally reveals the long-awaited cast of main characters from the Straw Hat Pirates of East Blue.
Since it was announced in 2017, Netflix One piece The live action has been highly anticipated by fans of Eiichiro Oda’s masterpiece. Having been hungry for news on the series’ main cast, fans finally know who will be playing the beloved Straw Hat Pirates “East Blue Five” in the live-action adaptation when the information about the cast was finally revealed.
In a Twitter post, the official account of One piece The live-action adaptation revealed the cast of Luffy, Zoro, Nami, Usopp, and Sanji, all of whom will be pivotal for the show’s first season. Iñaki Godoy will play the series’ protagonist, Monkey D. Luffy, and will be joined by Mackenyu as Roronoa Zoro, Emily Rudd as Nami, Jacob Romero Gibson as Usopp and Taz Skylar as Sanji.
The Twitter account also posted a short video where the cast introduced themselves to fans and it’s safe to say that fans are more than pleased with the long-awaited reveal. Along with the reveal of the East Blue Five cast of the Straw Hat Pirates, fans also received a message from Eiichiro Oda, the creator of One piece, who spoke extensively about the development of the live-action series and the cast. Oda assures fans that constant progress is being made and that he hopes the work will yield a special result.
Steve Maeda el showrunner de Netflix One piece live-action series, and Matt Owens, the co-writer and executive producer, also spoke about the cast of the series that they decided to move on with, promising fans that they would come to love them as much as their manga counterparts. . It’s more, Netflix also revealed bounty posters for the stars who play the five members of the Straw Hat team, adding an exquisite touch to the ad.
Produced by Tomorrow Studios, who are also behind Cowboy Bebop Netflix live action series, the first season of One Piece will have a total of 10 episodes. It is believed that the 10 episodes will adapt the first 100 chapters of the One piece manga, which means that the entirety of East Blue Saga will be featured in the first season. The first episode of the season is titled “Romance Dawn,” which is very much in line with the first arc of the manga.
Most fans of One piece They seem to be very excited about the cast’s announcement, especially since the five seem to exude the same energy as their manga counterparts. Although the track record for live manga adaptations is certainly not good, One piece It seems to be in good hands, as both Steve Maeda and Matt Owens are huge fans of the show. The actors also seem to be very interested in their characters, as evidenced by their presentation and even their interactions on Instagram. Furthermore, Eiichiro Oda is also involved in the project as an executive producer and firmly believes that this project will be a success.