Michael Cera and many of the Scott Pilgrim vs. The World solid will reunite for the upcoming Netflix anime Scott Pilgrim Takes Off. Cera calls the transfer unusual, however nonetheless numerous enjoyable.
Talking to Decider, Cera was requested in regards to the upcoming anime sequence, which is able to characteristic everything of the starring solid of the hit 2010 live-action movie. In line with Cera, getting to leap again into the sneakers of Scott Pilgrim was “unusual, however very enjoyable,” particularly as a result of “particular vitality” that Cera says Pilgrim has.
“It’s unusual and really enjoyable,” Cera mentioned. “Scott Pilgrim has such a selected vitality. The entire venture, the entire world of Scott Pilgrim, may be very energetic and actually humorous.”
Cera didn’t reveal an excessive amount of in regards to the venture, however did say that the solid was recording picture-to-picture, which permits them to see the scene they’re performing play out on a display screen and listen to different snippets from different actors. He additionally praised Bryan Lee O’Malley (who wrote the Scott Pilgrim graphic novels) for his work on the brand new sequence.
“Each time I’ve recorded it, I’ve to ship Brian an electronic mail saying, ’I like this a lot. I’m so enthusiastic about it,’” mentioned Cera.
What will we learn about Scott Pilgrim Takes Off?
Written and illustrated by O’Malley, the Scott Pilgrim sequence initially ran for six graphic novels from August 2004 to July 2010. The books have been beforehand tailored into the 2010 live-action characteristic movie Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, directed by Edgar Wright. O’Malley and BenDavid Grabinski function the manager producers, writers, and co-showrunners of Scott Pilgrim Takes Off. Wright can be hooked up to the sequence as an govt producer.
What’s extra, nearly all the key solid members from Scott Pilgrim vs. the World reprise their respective roles for the animated Netflix sequence. Scott Pilgrim Takes Off’s returning solid contains Michael Cera as Scott Pilgrim, Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Ramona Flowers, Satya Bhabha as Matthew Patel, Kieran Culkin as Wallace Wells, Chris Evans as Lucas Lee, Anna Kendrick as Stacey Pilgrim, Brie Larson as Envy Adams, Alison Capsule as Kim Pine, Aubrey Plaza as Julie Powers, Brandon Routh as Todd Ingram, Jason Schwartzman as Gideon Graves, Johnny Simmons as “Younger” Neil Nordegraf, Mark Webber as Stephen Stills, Mae Whitman as Roxie Richter, and Ellen Wong as Knives Chau.
Scott Pilgrim Takes Off options music by Anamanaguchi, which beforehand created the soundtrack for Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Recreation. Science SARU serves because the present’s animation studio. The Tokyo-based Science SARU is maybe finest recognized for the hit anime sequence Devilman Crybaby. The studio additionally contributed two brief movies to Lucasfilm’s Disney+ anime anthology sequence Star Wars: Visions.
Scott Pilgrim Takes Off premieres November 17 on Netflix.