The Tracking Board shares exclusive information that Lionsgate has acquired the rights to film the popular manga Naruto ( Naruto b>) by Masashi Kishimoto .|
The full-length feature film will be led by aspiring director Michael Gracie, and the production will be taken over by Avi Arad, a longtime fan of the manga.
The main character Naruto Uzumaki is a young ninja who dreams of one day becoming the Hokage - the head of his settlement and the strongest of all warriors. But for this the guy will have to overcome many obstacles and go through the most difficult tests.
The number of sold copies of "Naruto" , which has an impressive army of fans, exceeds 200 million copies to date. In addition, the series went beyond the printed source - Naruto became the hero of an anime series and several animated films.
Hollywood bosses have been eyeing Japanese manga for a long time. For example, director Adam Wingard is currently working on the highly anticipated adaptation of Death Note, and Scarlett Johansson and Rupert Sanders will join forces to film the Ghost in the Shell.
The Topic of Article: Naruto will continue to conquer the big screens.