Cowboy Bebop's John Cho Calls the Netflix Series an 'Expensive Work of Fanfiction'

Cowboy Bebop's John Cho Calls the Netflix Series an 'Expensive Work of Fanfiction'

Actor John Cho recently termed Netflix's anime adaptation series, Cowboy Bebop, as an expensive work of fanfiction. In an interview with Still Watching Netflix, Cho discussed his view on how the Netflix live-action remake is "the most expensive work of fanfiction ever," explaining the impact of the original anime on filming the series and how it guided everyone involved to produce what Cho described as "bananas." Cho touched on how he drew from different inspirations while playing Spike, mentioning Bruce Lee and the source material as some of the biggest influences for his version of the character. He noted how even Lee drew from different influences to bring his performances to life and how Cowboy Bebop is the perfect avenue for Cho to express himself as a byproduct of the …
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