Michael B. Jordan Is A Huge Anime Fan, And He Just Dropped His Top 5 Must-See Anime

    "That's a pretty good starting five."

    While it's the third Creed film he's starred in, Creed III marks Michael B. Jordan's directorial debut, and he's made sure to acknowledge how his love for anime informed a lot of his directing choices, from camera angles to character dynamics.

    Michael B. Jordan attends the Los Angeles Premiere Of "CREED III" at TCL Chinese Theatre

    In a recent interview with BBC Radio 1, Ali Plumb asked Michael to recommend his go-to anime (especially for anyone who's never watched anime before), and he quickly listed five shows.

    Michael B. Jordan on BBC Radio 1

    Here they are:

    1. One Piece

    Luffy in One Piece

    2. Dragon Ball Z

    Goku in Dragon Ball Z

    3. Naruto

    Naruto and Sasuke stare each other down in Naruto

    4. Bleach

    Ichigo Kurosaki fights Byakuya Kuchiki in Bleach

    5. Hunter x Hunter

    Gon Freecss from Hunter x Hunter

    "That's a pretty good starting five," Michael said — and most would agree, considering he arguably listed five of the top anime of all time.

    Watch the entire clip from BBC Radio 1 below:

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    BBC Radio 1 / Via youtube.com

    What about you? Have you seen these anime, and which would you recommend watching? Let us know in the comments below!