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Actor Samuel L. Jackson has teamed with Gonzo studios to create a new live action film based on the “Afro Samurai” animated series.

Samuel L. Jackson, who has provided a voice for the animated miniseries, is also serving as executive producer of the upcoming film.

“This has been one of my very favorite properties ever since our amazing debut at Comic Con with the original series pilot out of Japan,” Samuel L. Jackson said in a statement released today (July 21st). “I can’t wait to produce the epic feature film version with our new partners at The Indomina Group.”

Producers of the film are currently seeking a writer and director and expects to complete casting by the end of the year.

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