Deadline is reporting the Hollywood business buzz that Warner Bros. is negotiating for feature film rights to Attack on Titan, based on Hajime Isayama's manga that has inspired anime and Japanese live-action features. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them producer David Heyman is overseeing the project.
Deadline notes, "clearly, the studio is hoping to develop yet another property out of the anime world following that of Akira."
via Deadline Hollywood
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