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Cowboy Bebop Stars Reveal Who the Alpha Trainee Was at Boot Camp

John Cho, Mustafa Shakir, Daniella Pineda, and more chat with RT about the world-building in Netflix's live-action adaptation of the iconic anime, from fashion and production to the music.

by | November 19, 2021 | Comments

The stars of Netflix’s Cowboy BebopJohn Cho, Mustafa Shakir, Daniella Pineda, Elena Satine, and Alex Hassell — along with showrunner and executive producer André Nemec talk about adapting the sci-fi/Western anime series for live action. The actors reveal who outperformed their co-stars at boot camp while training for the show and tell Rotten Tomatoes correspondent Nikki Novak about world-building on the series, from fashion and production choices to music in their “non-dystopian version of the future.”

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