Rupert Sanders is directing the film, which is based on the popular Japanese manga
A live-action film based on the popular Japanese manga created by Masamune Shirow, the story follows the exploits of a member of a covert ops unit of the Japanese National Public Safety Commission that specializes in fighting technology-related crime.
Robbie turned heads with her performance opposite Leonardo DiCaprio in Martin Scorsese‘s “The Wolf of Wall Street,” and “Ghost in the Shell” is another major role that will allow the Australian actress to showcase her action chops. Female-driven action movies such as “The Hunger Games,” “Divergent” and “Lucy” have all performed well at the box office.
Robbie, who is currently filming “Tarzan” with Alexander Skarsgard, is represented by CAA, Management 360, Aran Michael Management in Australia, and attorney Jeff Bernstein.