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Akira Casting Rumours
According to Deadline , Warner Bros has drawn up a shortlist of actors for the starring roles of Kaneda and Tetsuo in its live action remake of Akira . Apparently Robert Pattinson, Andrew Garfield and James McAvoy have been given the script and are in the frame for Tetsuo, while frontrunners for Kaneda are Garrett Hedlund, Michael Fassbender, Chris Pine, Justin Timberlake and Joaquin Phoenix. The film is being directed by Albert Hughes ( From Hell , The Book Of Eli ).