Julian Rizzo-Smith

Anime and Manga writer

Julian Rizzo-Smith is a Sydney-based writer covering anime and manga at SBS PopAsia. He also produces videos and written work for Stevivor and Hyper, and hosts That Video Game Show on Blitz radio. You can follow him on TwitterFacebook or YouTube.

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A prettier Ash Ketchum.
WIT studio will produce the next Pokemon animated film. According to Polygon, the first teaser for the 21st Pokemon film was unveiled in Japan last weekend, and featured a prettier, more mature looking Ash. WIT Studio, the team best known ...
Our first look at Hollywood’s next big live-action!
The first Trailer for James Cameron’s Alita: Battle Angel hints at Hollywood doing a manga to live-action adaptation right. Directed by an auteur of bold visual style, Robert Rodriguez (Sin City, Desperado), and produced by James Cameron ...
All Might is absolutely spoiling us.
My Hero Academia is getting an original anime movie and video game. As reported by Crunchyroll, Studio Bones will produce an anime original film based on the series scheduled for sometime next year. Little is known about the film but after...
In the new ‘Pokemon’ live-action film!
Woah! Ryan Reynolds is voicing Pikachu in a live-action Pokemon movie. According to Hollywood Reporter, Deadpool actor Ryan Reynolds will voice Pikachu in a live-action film about the lovable yellow mouse as a detective. The film is based ...
One of the best LGBTQI+ manga this year is becoming a TV series!
LGBTQI+ manga My Brother’s Husband is being adapted into a live action TV series. According to Comic Natalie, as reported by AnimeNewsNetwork, Teruyuki Yoshida and Yukihiro Toda will direct a three-part live action series of Gengoroh Tagam...