Variety is reporting that Bill Kong, producer of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Hero is set to produce a live action version of the anime feature Blood: The Last Vampire. The live action adaptation will be directed by Ronny Yu (Fearless, Freddy vs. Jason) and shot largely in English. Yu has been interested in directing a live action version of Blood: The Last Vampire since 2003 (see 'Live Action Blood: The Last Vampire'), and now it appears that he will get his chance.
Production I.G. is responsible for the stylish Blood: The Last Vampire anime, a taut 48-minute exercise in horror set in an American airbase in