Sleepy Hollow Screenwriter To Helmet Lone Wolf and Cub Manga Live-action Film.

Sleepy Hollow Screenwriter To Helmet Lone Wolf and Cub Manga Live-action Film.


According to The Hollywood Reporter, Andrew Kevin Walker (Sleepy Hollow, Wolfman) will write the script Paramount's live-action film adaptation of Kazuo Koike and Goseki Kojima's samurai manga Lone Wolf and Cub.

Lone Wolf and Cub chronicles the story of Ogami Ittō, the Shogun's executioner who uses a dōtanuki battle sword. After his family is killed by the Yagyū clan, he is forced to take the path of the assassin. Along with his three-year-old son, Daigorō, they seek revenge on the Yagyū clan and are known as "Lone Wolf and Cub".

Writer Kazuo Koike and artist Goseki Kojima, began publishing the manga series in Japan in 1970. Justin Lin will produce the film under his Perfect Storm Entertainment banner with Marissa McMahon and Kamala Films.



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