Blade Runner 2 News

Blade Runner 2 Casts Sylvia Hoeks in a Leading Role Director Denis Villeneuve’s highly anticipated sequel to Sir Ridley Scott’s sci-fi classic Blade Runner is beginning to gather pace, in what’s been a particularly long and drawn-out development process. Blade Runner 2 (as the film is unofficially titled) has enlisted the services of original Blade Runner lead Harrison Ford (returning as Rick Deckard), as well as franchise newcomers Robin Wright, Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas, and Dave Bautista in key roles that have yet to be revealed.

Blade Runner 2 Release Date Bumped Up to October 2017 Blade Runner 2 conjures up a combination of excitement, curiosity, and dismay for many fans of Ridley Scott’s original net-noir masterpiece. The 30-plus year wait for a sequel to the celebrated film will be over shortly, though. The Scott Free produced, Denis Villeneuve (Sicario) directed film is scheduled to begin filming sometime in July.

News Briefs: Dave Bautista Hints at 'Blade Runner 2' Role Blade Runner 2: Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy, above) shared a photo via social media that prompted many to conclude that he will be appearing in the sequel to Blade Runner. In the photo, he can be seen with an origami unicorn, very similar to one that appeared in Ridley Scott's 1982 original. Casting is currently ongoing for the sequel, with production expected to get underway in July, targeting a release date of January 12, 2018. [Collider]   I can't wait to...Read MoreRead Comments

Dave Bautista is Dreaming about 'BLADE RUNNER 2' Dave Bautista is dropping some serious hints towards a role in the upcoming BLADE RUNNER 2. He recently posted a pic of himself holding an origami unicorn which looks almost exactly like the one that Gaff used to taunt Deckard in the end of the original film.Does this mean he will be playing a major role, or a minor one? Will he be a “Replicant,” or, a “Runner”?

'Blade Runner 2' Adds Known Human Robin Wright to the Cast Denis Villeneuve is set to begin filming Blade Runner 2 this summer, and as pre-production picks up steam, so do the casting announcements for the highly-anticipated project— which means this thing is absolutely happening. Robin Wright has joined Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford in the long-awaited sequel to Ridley Scott’s sci-fi classic (and arguable masterpiece, depending on which version you’re watching), snatching up one of three major female roles in the film. Continue reading…

Why was 'Blade Runner 2' dumped into the middle of January? Box-office experts weigh in Box-office experts speculate whether "Blade Runner 2," which was just slated for release on January 12, 2018, can break through in a month that's typically seen as a dumping ground for movies. http://www.hitfix.com

Director Denis Villeneuve Discusses Blade Runner 2 I’ve often said Blade Runner is the most fascinating movie I don’t actually like. It’s endlessly compelling from the standpoint of its production design, photography and the implications of the story, but the film itself is not particularly entertaining. Director Ridley Scott spent twenty years tinkering with it, proving story was not his main objective. Nonetheless, it’s a film worth looking back on. Though opinions of the film vary, its overall importance to science fiction filmmaking is never in question.

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Ridley Scott has signed on to direct a new "Blade Runner" movie which the director admitted is liable to be a sequel. Scott has said that no one from the original movie will be returning in the new movie. It will be based on entirely new characters. A screenwriter has not be assigned to the movie...
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