There are two issues that die-hard Cowboy Bebop followers completely want from Netflix’s live-action reboot: a Corgi, and music by Yoko Kanno.
The energetic free-jazz rating from Kanno was a necessary a part of the unique anime sequence, and Netflix well enlisted Kanno to compose new music for the reboot — together with a brand new opening title sequence, which you’ll watch above. (The streamer unveiled the brand new titles as a part of its “Tudum” world fan occasion on Saturday.)
The brand new Cowboy Bebop stars John Cho as intergalactic bounty hunter Spike Spiegel, whose crew additionally consists of Jet Black (Luke Cage‘s Mustafa Shakir) and Faye Valentine (The Detour‘s Daniella Pineda). And sure, additionally they have a super-smart Corgi named Ein aboard their spaceship. The reboot relies on the traditional sci-fi anime sequence that debuted within the late ’90s and have become a cult favourite on Grownup Swim.
Extra forged members embody Geoff Stults (Enlisted) as Jet Black’s former co-detective Chalmers and Tamara Tunie (Legislation & Order: SVU) as Ana, the proprietor of a Mars-based comfort retailer and a very insightful informant.
Cowboy Bebop debuts Friday, Nov. 19 on Netflix, however you can begin bebopping alongside now by urgent PLAY above. Do the brand new credit reside as much as the unique? Drop your ideas in a remark beneath.