Hollywood “Naruto” Movie Moving Forward With Creator’s Involvement

In summer 2015, industry magazine Variety have reported that Lionsgate (Hunger Games, Twilight, Divergent ) was in negotiations with effects artist turned director Michael Gracey to helm an adaptation of Naruto. The subject came up again at the big Jump Festa event presentation that introduced Boruto. Gracey is still attahed, but series’ creator Masashi Kishimoto is also involved with the production.





Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.