They are planning to whitewash Akira. Good thing it's been shut down for the fourth time. But for how long?
They're probably going to whitewash Death Note and Bleach.
Look at Dragonball Evolution; though it would've sucked no matter what race the cast was. If you are thinking "Goku's not asian; he's an alien.", then Superman isn't white; he's alien.
They say that they're looking for actors who can act good enough for the roles. But why are they always White? That's basically saying that