One Piece live-action series for Netflix seems to have confirmed their cast members as they are ready to start filming soon. Netflix recently added more than 100 episodes of One Piece to its streaming library so that they can create the fan-base for their live-action adaptation.
Eiichiro Oda, the creator of One Piece manga series will himself supervise the Netflix show so things won’t go wrong. It seems that Netflix has found their actors who will portray the roles of Luffy, Nami, Zoro, Usopp, Sanji, Chopper, Brook, Franky, Robin, and more in the first-ever live-action adaptation of One Piece.
One Piece Netflix Cast for Nami and More has been Confirmed
One Piece live-action cast has been confirmed as per the social media account created for the Netflix version of the anime. It has been hinted that actress Emily Rudd will play the role of Nami, who is the navigator for the Straw Hats crew. The rest of the Straw Hats pirates have also been cast and the official announcement will be made soon.
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It seems that Netflix wants a diverse cast for One Piece series and a lot of actors have expressed their interests to play certain characters. Fans can expect to hear more names in the upcoming day for One Piece live-action cast as Netflix has been going over a lot of names.
Netflix Live-Action One Piece Release Date and COVID-19 Delay
One Piece live-action release date has not been announced yet but it is expected to hit around 2021 on Netflix. While the COVID-19 pandemic has restricted filming for most of the projects, Netflix is continuing with the other production-related things so that time is not wasted.
The scripts for One Piece live-action episodes seem to be ready and it seems there will be 10 episodes that will cover different aspects from the manga series. One Piece Netflix release date might not be delayed due to the Coronavirus outbreak as it is yet in very early stages.