Spike Spiegel

Ein at the table read for Cowboy Bebop, courtesy of Netflix.

Cowboy Bebop EP, Writer Talk John Cho, Update Netflix Series Status

How do you replace the person who was meant to be Spike Spiegel? "You’ve seen him in comedies You’ve seen him in dramas The guy can do anything,” Grillo-Marxuach explained during an interview with io9 "To see John Cho bring his wonderful mastery of acting to this character, and then also to see the level of[...]

A look at the recording of the Cowboy Bebop charity song, courtesy of Funimation.

Cowboy Bebop Cast, Composer Yoko Kanno Release COVID-19 Charity Song

Cooper String Arranger: Lance Treviño String Copyist/Orchestrator/String Mockup: Dallas Crane Violins: Molly Rogers Greenbaum, David Morales Boroff, Felicia Rojas, Jeff Ball Violas: Joe Chen, Molly Rogers Greenbaum, Isaac Schutz, Jeff Ball Cellos: Andrew Dunn, David Tangney Upright Bass: Travis Kindred Spoken word: Beau Billingslea (Voice actor from Cowboy Bebop - Jet Black) Ending Tag: Steve[...]

"Cowboy Bebop": John Cho Injured On-Set; Netflix Suspends Production 7-9 Months

Less than two weeks after Netflix’s live-action Cowboy Bebop offered fans a look behind-the-scenes on the start of production, the series is set to go on a 7-9 month hiatus following a knee injury sustained by lead John Cho (Spike Spiegel) The incident took place during the last take of what was described as a[...]

'Cowboy Bebop': Did Live-Action Series Producers Forget Faye Valentine was Chinese?

Netflix announced the main cast of their live-action remake of Cowboy Bebop on Thursday, and many sites and pundits sighed with relief that they didn’t "whitewash" the whole cast, going for diverse and color-blind choices: John Cho playing Spike Spiegel, Mustafar Shakir playing Jet, Daniella Pineda playing Faye Valentine, and Alex Russell playing Spike’s friend-turned-nemesis[...]

Live-Action 'Cowboy Bebop' Series to Star John Cho

Live-Action 'Cowboy Bebop' Series to Star John Cho

We are THRILLED to report that Netflix's upcoming live-action adaptation of beloved anime Cowboy Bebop will star John Cho as Spike Spiegel Netflix has already ordered 10 episodes.[caption id="attachment_1013087" align="aligncenter" width="600"] John ChoPhoto by DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption]According to The Hollywood Reporter: "the jazz-inspired, genre-bending story of a rag-tag crew of bounty hunters on the run from their[...]