More
    HomeAnimationScott Pilgrim: Netflix to Develop All-New Anime Series Based the Popular Graphic...

    Scott Pilgrim: Netflix to Develop All-New Anime Series Based the Popular Graphic Novels

    Published on

    The series has creator Bryan Lee O’Malley on board as well

    Netflix has just acquired something exciting! Scott Pilgrim, the popular graphic novel that was adapted into an even more popular Edgar Wright movie is returning, but this time as an anime series on Netflix.

    The streamer has teamed up with UCP, the Universal Studio sub division that has brought us shows like The Umbrella Academy and Chucky, and will soon reveal the series order and number of episodes.

    Brains of the operation

    Scott Pilgrim the Game
    Ubisoft

    Scott Pilgrim creator and co-artist Bryan Lee O’Malley is on board as writer and executive producer, along with BenDavid Grabinski, the showrunner of Nickelodeon’s revival of Are You Afraid of the Dark? They will also be co-showrunners, and has brought in Japanese animation house Science SARU on board to do the animation work. Science SARU’s Eunyoung Choi will also be a producer on the series, and Abel Gongora, who is the head of Science SARU’s digital animation department will be the director.

    The show is also bringing together the band members from the 2010 movie, along with Wright and his producing partner Nira Park as executive producers.

    About the series

    Scott Pilgrim
    Universal

    Scott Pilgrim brings together fantasy and romantic comedy in a never before seen way, and tells the story of the titular lazy bum and his friends, who has formed a garage band called Sex Bob-omb. Things change when he meets a girl named Ramona Flowers, who is beautiful and recently single. But before Scott and Ramona can become an item, he is challenged by her seven exes, and is forced to defeat them with some over-the-top fight scenes.

    The graphic novel first came out in 2004 and has six volumes, all of which are international bestsellers.

    Also read: SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 2 HAS BIG PLANS FOR KNUCKLES AS HE MAKES A GRAND ENTRY!

    Latest articles

    The Boys Season 4 Begins! Showrunner Eric Kripke and Cast Share Images

    Shooting will soon begin in Toronto, where all three seasons had been shot Season three...

    Tom Holland Makes a Brief Instagram Appearance, Speaks About Charity, Mental Health, and Social Media Break

    Holland is now a supporter of the charity Stem4 Tom Holland made a surprise return...

    Dwayne Johnson Has No Plans on Returning to Fast & Furious Franchise Despite All Vin Diesel’s Attempts

    Dwayne Johnson will never return to Fast franchise Do you remember the much-discussed altercation between...

    Justin Sylvester Shrug Off Jenna Bush Hager twice on Today Show to Maintain Boundaries

    Justin Sylvester want boundaries set with Jenna Bush Hager! A discussion regarding consent has been...

    More like this

    The Boys Season 4 Begins! Showrunner Eric Kripke and Cast Share Images

    Shooting will soon begin in Toronto, where all three seasons had been shot Season three...

    Tom Holland Makes a Brief Instagram Appearance, Speaks About Charity, Mental Health, and Social Media Break

    Holland is now a supporter of the charity Stem4 Tom Holland made a surprise return...

    Dwayne Johnson Has No Plans on Returning to Fast & Furious Franchise Despite All Vin Diesel’s Attempts

    Dwayne Johnson will never return to Fast franchise Do you remember the much-discussed altercation between...