“My Hero Academia”: Netflix will make an adaptation with flesh and blood actors

Izuku Midoriya and All Might will visit a school for heroes in the United States, but they don’t know that there are villains already waiting for them.

Netflix will distribute and produce the film live action from My Hero Academia together with Legendary Entertainment and the director and executive producer shinsuke sato (Alice in Borderland, Death Note: The New World); film that will mark the debut of the Japanese filmmaker, screenwriter and video game designer in a project in English. The renowned producer of Dune Y Godzilla vs. Kong, Mary Parent, in the company of Alex Garcia from Legendary Entertainment will be behind the project. Also, according to Deadline, Joby Harold, known for his work on Obi Wan Kenobi will be the one who writes the script.

At the moment, there is no more information about the project as it is still in development. Therefore, the rest of those in charge are unknown, as well as the plot of the project. However, when this information comes to light, fans hope it does not disappoint, as it has. cowboy bebop Y Death Note.

"My Hero Academia" is a manga series written and illustrated by Kōhei Horikoshi. (Toho)
“My Hero Academia” is a manga series written and illustrated by Kōhei Horikoshi. (Toho)

My Hero Academia It takes place in a world where 80% of the population has developed gifts, thus emerging heroes and villains. Among the 20% of people without gifts, is Izuku Midoriya, whose greatest wish is to be able to study in a school of heroes known as UA, and there she intends to become one of them as the idol of her All Might.

One day, after meeting Might personally, he offers to inherit his powers upon seeing his great determination. So Izuku agrees and starts studying at UA, where he makes new friends, meets other professional heroes, learns to master his powers, and faces real villains.

"My Hero Academia" is a popular Japanese anime that follows Izuku Midoriya, a young man whose greatest wish is to be able to study at a hero school known as UA, in order to become a superhero. (Toho)
“My Hero Academia” is a popular Japanese anime that follows Izuku Midoriya, a young man whose greatest wish is to study at a hero school known as UA, in order to become a superhero. (Toho)

Unlike what happened with cowboy bebop Y Death Note, My Hero Academia could become a victorious live action if it is well executed. This, because Legendary Pictures has an excellent reputation, who has been behind jurassicworld, Dune either Detective Pikachu; among other. In addition, the anime is one of the most internationally successful manga of the moment that mixes the fascination for westernized superheroes, with characters and combat focused on Asian culture.

"My Hero Academia" will have a live action through Netflix.
“My Hero Academia” will have a live action through Netflix.

My Hero Academia live action does not have a release date either in theaters or on the platform. It only remains to wait for 2024 on this new Deku story. Meanwhile, the anime is available on crunchyroll.

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