Netflix Announces Live-Action Cowboy Bebop TV Series

Following on from yesterday’s announcement of Neon Genesis Evangelion being available to stream early next year on Netflix the video-on-demand giant have now announced that a live-action Cowboy Bebop TV series is currently in production and will be available to stream on Netflix in the near future.

Details are still scarce at the moment but you can check out the announcement teaser from the official Twitter account below:

Although details are limited Netflix have explained that the original Shinichiro Watanabe, director of the original Cowboy Bebop anime series, will participate as a “consultant.” for this live-action variation of the franchise while the series’ original Japanese production company will share executive producer duties. Although staff from the original Japanese production will be involved Chris Yost (Thor Raganrok) will be the first episodes writer.

We expect to hear more news surrounding this live-action Cowboy Bebop film in the near future but for the time being… See You Space Cowboy.

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About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK but in the past he has worked at ZOMGPlay, Rice Digital and Funstock and was once a Community Moderator for the Nokia N-Gage forums. Based in the UK, he loves anything related to Games & Anime and in In his spare time you'll mostly find him playing on one of his many gaming consoles; namely the PS Vita, PS4 or Xbox One.

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