J.J. Abrams to Remake ‘Your Name’

J.J. Abrams has signed on to produce a live action remake of the popular anime Your Name. MTV reports:

While anime fans have a reason to be skeptical following the recent unsuccessful live-action remakes of Ghost in the Shell and Death Note, it should hopefully ease some fears knowing that Genki Kawamura, who produced the anime, will also serves as a producer on this film.