During the One Piece live event at the JUMP FESTA 2024 RED Stage, fans were surprised by the surprise appearance of Iñaki Godoy and Jacob Romero, who star as Luffy and Ussop respectively in Netflix’s live-action adaptation of One Piece!
— Zorosuke (@zorosuke_) December 17, 2023
They completely lit up the event with their presence along with the Japanese voice cast of the anime!
Netflix’s One Piece live adaptation was released on August 31 with eight episodes.
The adaptation follows the original manga and covers the events of Arlong Park.
Matt Owens will be the show’s writer, while Becky Clements and Steven Maeda will serve as executive producers.
Adelstein revealed in a video message displayed at Jump Festa in 2017 that the live-action television adaptation of the One Piece manga will commence with the ‘East Blue arc’ and extend it from there.
Netflix exclusively streams the live-action series. Eiichiro Oda will serve as an executive producer.
Netflix has been substantially investing in animation and live-action adaptations. The corporation has announced a Yu Yu Hakusho series for 2023.
The tale of One Piece takes place on a parallel Earth when the ‘Golden Age of Pirates’ is in full swing.
The seas are ruled by ruthless pirates, and only the strongest can claim the legendary ‘One Piece’ fortune left behind by the greatest pirate of them, Gol D. Roger.
Years after Gol D. Roger’s death, Monkey D. Luffy dreams of establishing his own crew, locating One Piece, and becoming the Pirate King.
Luffy has incredible strength and agility after eating a devil’s fruit that turns his body into rubber.
He leaves Foosha Village in East Blue on his epic expedition to become the next Pirate King.