When John Cho was initially cast as Spike Spiegel for Netflix Cowboy Bebop adaptations in 2019, the reaction was quite positive. After all, people love themselves as John Cho and consider him someone reliably engaged actor. He came six months later, Cho had injury on set which is why production was stopped while he took the time to heal.
Now that Bebop is in the wind and people kept an eye on it, Cho was recently given the opportunity to speak more honestly about what happened. The actor appeared on the James Corden show Late Late Show and discovered that he had broken the ACL while filming a night scene. WhiAlthough he is still not sure what caused it, it was discussed during his recovery not uncommon a method of resolving his injury. One such suggestion was CG his face to another actor, a la Irish. Or in a funnier way: yes, they were thinking of taking his face …off. (Probably wouldn’t be continued we should get it.)
Of course, that didn’t happen, because it would have been a lot of money for it. Similarly, the much cheaper option of simply using a chair and shooting from the trash was not accepted, as, according to Cho, they thought, ‘this is dangerous’. ”So, with a year-long break for recovery, Cho found himself alone. thinking of his smoking noodle who loves noodles.
“I don’t think I’ve ever thought about a single role again,” Cho said, talking about how he thought about Spike and the “every day” series as he performed his year of physical therapy. He finished the first season with his brand new knee and is happy that things are going well. “It’s good for now,” he joked as he knocked on a tree. “I should be 100 percent, but don’t test me.”
Among other things, Cho is still known for his role as Sulu in the film Star Trek restarts, and in between bibop, He doesn’t seem to be able to stay away from science fiction. When asked by Reggie Watts if he would ever consider making a film in space, for example Tom Cruise plans to do it eventually, Cho replied. “yes”With the seriousness of a child who has just been asked if he wants a new toy. “If you can learn to play the piano,” he told Corden, “I can go into space. Maybe it could be a plan for if Bebop won the second season.
Cowboy Bebop is now published on Netflix.
[via The Hollywood Reporter]
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