‘Promised Neverland’ Live-Action Series in Development at Amazon https://t.co/K3inkkpBfR— Variety (@Variety) June 10, 2020
-Amazon is currently in development creating a live action series based off the popular manga/anime The Promised Neverland
-The Promised Neverland is about a group of kids living in a peaceful orphanage. One day they discover a shocking secret about the true purpose of the orphanage and begin a plan to escape with all the other children.
-Currently Meghan Malloy is set to write the script and Rodney Rothman will be the director and executive producer, they have both previously worked together on Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse.
-Masi Oka (Heroes) will be an executive producer alongside Roy Lee and Miri Yoon who previously helped make another anime to an American live action adaptation, Death Note.
-OP's expectations are very low.
[tweets from the crew]
To say I'm excited about this would be a huge, huge understatement. https://t.co/vRgCLuzBZq— Meghan Malloy (@charismatic_mf) June 10, 2020
Excited to be adapting the scary, soulful, hopeful PROMISED NEVERLAND to with @charismatic_mf , @MasiOka, Fox 21and Amazon. I met the two creators in December in Tokyo and fell in love with the spirit behind their project https://t.co/w9hBeGbRLD— rodneyrothman (@rodneyrothman) June 10, 2020
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