Paramount Pictures & DreamWorks Pictures debuted Ghost in the Shell trailer and poster featuring Scarlett Johansson as The Major.
Ghost in the Shell Trailer
The cast also includes Pilou Asbæk as Batou, Michael Pitt as Kuze, Takeshi Kitano as Daisuke Aramaki, Juliette Binoche as Dr. Ouelet, Chin Han, Kaori Momoi, Lasarus Ratuere, Danusia Samal, Yutaka Izumihara and Tuwanda Manyimo.
“Based on the internationally-acclaimed sci-fi property, Ghost in the Shell follows the Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force Section 9.
Devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists, Section 9 is faced with an enemy whose singular goal is to wipe out Hanka Robotic’s advancements in cyber technology.”
Written and illustrated by Masamune Shirow.
Directed by Rupert Sanders, produced by Avi Arad and Steven Paul.
Michael Costigan, Tetsu Fujimura, Mitsuhisa Ishikawa, whose animation studio Production I.G produced the Japanese “Ghost in the Shell” film and television series, and Jeffrey Silver will executive produce.
Ghost in the Shell is scheduled to be released on March 31, 2017 in 3D and IMAX.