Marza bringing Leon to the big screen
Earlier today, the company Marza Animation Planet Inc. has announced that they are working on a new fully licensed CGI Resident Evil movie, which will star the fan favorite Leon S Kennedy.
The new movie is set to be released in 2017 and has been titled Resident Evil: Vendetta. Vendetta’s director is Takanori Tsujimoto who previously worked on the 2013 movie Bushido Man and the 2015 title Ultraman X, just to name a few. The movies writer is Makoto Fukami who has previously worked on the Psycho-Pass TV series and movie.
Here are all the details that Marza has released about the movie so far:
Title: “RESIDENT EVIL: VENDETTA”
Executive Producer: Takashi Shimizu
Director: Takanori Tsujimoto
Writer: Makoto Fukami
Music: Kenji Kawai
Executive Supervisor: Hiroyuki Kobayashi (CAPCOM)
Production Co: MARZA ANIMATION PLANET
Marza has also revealed that they are collaborating with the motorcycle manufacturer DUCATI to use the movie to advertise DUCATI’s newest bike, the XDiavel. This announcement was first made at the Tokyo Motorcycle show . During the movie, Leon will be riding the bike during intense action scenes, as well as during the the film’s biggest moments.
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