Godzilla reboot has Akira Takarada cameo?

Original Godzilla star appears on the set of the reboot with director Gareth Edwards

Akira Takarada with director Gareth Edwards on the Godzilla set
Akira Takarada with director Gareth Edwards on the Godzilla set

Legendary Pictures has released a photo of Monsters director Gareth Edwards on the set of his Godzilla reboot with the star of the original Japanese movie, Akira Takarada.

Takarada played the diver Hideto Ogata in Ishirō Honda’s genre-defining 1954 classic.

Godzilla is due in cinemas 16 May 2014. Pick up Gareth Edwards’ Monsters on DVD for £4.65 or Blu-ray for £7.99 from Amazon.co.uk.