‘The Promised Neverland’ Live-Action Series in Development at Amazon

-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.

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