Until now, we haven’t gotten that good of a look at Scarlett Johansson in the upcoming Ghost in the Shell film. The only released publicity still is a profile shot, so it’s hard to see how she’ll pull off augmented-cybernetic human Motoko Kusanagi.
Johansson’s casting has been a source of controversy in the West, with the film being criticized for whitewashing the source material.
Update - June 8 11:30pm: According to Johansson’s publicist, these two images below depict her double:
Good choice for a double. She looks just like the actress or just like Kusanagi. Whichever.
Here’s actor Pilou Asbæk, who plays Batou.
A comparison via HK01:
HK01 also has shots of extras and street market locations, which might give you an idea of what the film will be like
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