The first photo of Scarlett Johansson in Ghost in the Shell has been released.
The actress is sporting a short, dark haircut as she stares moodily out of a window.
According to Deadline, Ghost in the Shell “follows a female special ops cyborg (Johansson) who leads a fictional counter-cyberterrorist organization called Public Security Section 9 for Hanka Robotics. The unit is devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists, who will stop at nothing to destroy Hanka’s advancements in cyber technology.”
The film is being adapted from a Kodansha Comics manga series written and illustrated by Masamune Shirow. It is directed by Rupert Sanders and is currently being filmed in New Zealand.
Pilou Asbæk co-stars with Scarlett Johansson, alongside Takeshi Kitano, Michael Pitt, Juliette Binoche, and Kaori Momoi.
Ghost in the Shell is set for release on March 31, 2017.SuperFable