Netflix and One Piece creator team up to make live-action series based on the popular manga
The Twitter handle, NXonNetflix, announced the recent development on the micro-blogging site
One Piece, one of the most popular manga series, is getting made into a live-action show. Streaming giant Netflix and the creator of One Piece, Eiichiro Oda, are coming together to make the show
NXonNetflix, one of Netflix's Twitter handle for nerds and geeks, shared the details on the micro-blogging site. It also shared the statement of One Piece creator Eiichiro Oda.
Eiichiro Oda’s comment (Original Creator & Executive Producer): “I know I announced the production of this back in 2017, but these things take time! Preparations have been slowly progressing behind the scenes, and it seems that I can finally make the big announcement:— NX (@NXOnNetflix) January 29, 2020
Netflix, the world's leading streaming entertainment service, will be lending us their tremendous production support! This is so encouraging!! How far will the story progress over the 10 episodes of Season 1? Who will be cast!? Please be patient a little longer and stay tuned!!”— NX (@NXOnNetflix) January 29, 2020
One Piece is about the journey of Monkey D Luffy, a young man who is on a quest to find a mythical treasure. He meets many different characters on his journey and becomes a great pirate in the process.