Netflix Developing ‘Ultraman’ Animated Feature With All-New Story (EXCLUSIVE)

For 55 years, ” Ultraman” has been one of Japan’s A-list superheroes – defending the planet from alien kaiju and inspiring all manner of global pop culture, from the “Power Rangers” to Paul Rudd’s “Ant-Man” suit. But while the character has a loyal following outside of Japan, Ultraman has never become a massive crossover phenomenon at the scale of Godzilla or Pokémon.