Yu Yu Hakusho was a classic from the 1990s, and whenever I come across this anime, it gives me a nostalgic feeling. The story, characters, pace, and everything are so perfect in the anime, and here we have great news regarding it.
Netflix recently announced on Twitter that the live-action series of Yu Yu Hakusho based on both manga and anime will be debuting in December 2023.
This live-action adaptation will be streaming on Netflix simultaneously over the world, and it also revealed a few prominent crew members recently.
- Executive Producer: Kazutako Sakamoto
- Producer: Akira Morii
He also gave us a few words regarding the live-action announcement. “Sakamoto-san has grown with the manga, and he still remembers all the excitement he had when it was released. It has a large impact over the world, and Netflix is assembling the best talent from abroad and Japan to make this series successful.”
To celebrate this announcement, Netflix signed up a multi-year contract for the stage facilities of TOHO, and it will begin from April 1 in Tokyo. It will be releasing two of TOHO Studios’ sound stages: Stage 7 and Stage 10 for the original program.
If you’ve seen this classic anime, I’m pretty sure you must’ve been excited. I’m a huge fan of Yu Yu Hakusho, and hearing this news makes me reach the peak state of excitement. So, we’ll be back with more news in the future; for the latest updates, stay tuned on Anime Ukiyo.