In a role we previously thought might be more suitable for Keira Knightley, Twitch reports that Twilight's Kristen Stewart has been offered the role of Kei in Warner Bros. upcoming live-action Akira film.
Twitch describes the role as "a young medium who becomes the love interest for Kaneda," the latter being played by Tron Legacy's Garrett Hedlund.
What do you think of this potential casting? Is the young Twilight lead right for Akira's Kei?
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