The One Piece live-action series already has an actor for the younger version of Monkey D. Luffy

one pieceone of the most influential manganime works of the last two decades celebrates its 25th anniversary. And it is that while waiting for the next premiere of One Piece Film Red in Japan, Netflix He is still in the middle of filming his ambitious adaptation to a live-action series format, a production that is taking place right now in South Africa. Now, those responsible for the series have presented the young actor who will play the younger version of Monkey D Luffy in fiction, while they celebrate the anniversary of the original work through a fun video that we offer you below.

This will be the youngest Monkey D. Luffy in live action

And it is that throughout the One Piece series we have had numerous flashbacks of the childhood of its protagonist, Monkey D. Luffy, a time in which an adventurous child already dreamed of becoming the greatest pirate of all time. And how could it be otherwise, the next adaptation of One Piece in real action could not ignore such curious episodes, so we already have an actor for the role. Is about Colton Osorioa young actor of years who has already appeared in other productions such as New Amsterdam or Sesame Street, among others.

Thus, Osorio joins the cast led by Inaki Godoythe adult version of Monkey D. Luffy, and Emily Rudd in the role of Nami, among many other names. And it is precisely the actress Emily Rudd who stars in a celebration video for the anniversary of the franchise with the producers of the series Matt Owens Y Steve Maeda and that you can see below.

“Twenty five years! It is a monumental occasion. Congratulations to Oda-San for twenty-five years. We’ve only been doing this for a couple of years, I don’t know how he does it. It is extraordinary”, they comment on the video shared by Netflix.

Source | Netflix