Part one of a two-part live action adaptation of the 1988 anime film, "Akira", in which the leader of a biker gang tries to save his kidnappedfriend from a powerful supernatural experiment.
Status: Pre-production Director: Jaume Collet-Serra ( Unknown, Orphan) Writers: Katsuhiro Ohtomo (manga by),Steve Kloves (screenplay - Harry Potter series)
Kristen Stewart as Ky Reed
Helena Bonham Carter as Lady Miyako (rumored)
Garrett Hedlund as Kaneda
Ken Watanabe as The Colonel