Once there, Hector interviewed the cast, crew, and Robert Rodriguez himself, and even got to don a motion capture suit to create his own killer cyborg. Check it out in the video above!
After getting some context about the film from producer Jon Landau and stars Salazar and Waltz, Hector suited up in performance capture gear, where he acted out a scene just like an actor in a big-budget film would. To make things even more in-the-moment, Rodriguez was on set with his guitar, scoring the scene live. Talk about immersive!
Time will tell if Alita: Battle Angel is able to fill the shoes of the beloved manga, but we can’t deny how much care and fun is being put into the production. We’ll know soon, when Alita: Battle Angel arrives in theaters on February 14, 2019.
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