Its been confirmed that a live action movie is being made. Keanu Reeves will be playing the role of Spike Spiegel, something that I'm not looking forward to. Erwin Stoff is the films producer. Kenji Uchida, Shinichiro Watanabe, and series writer Keiko Nobumoto has been confirmed to be associate producers and that series producer Masahiko Minami has been confirmed as a production consultant. Peter Craig is currently attached as the screenwriter.