Blade Runner News
Academy Award nominated actor Barkhad Abdi (Captain Phillips) is set to join the previously announced cast of Alcon Entertainment’s BLADE RUNNER sequel which includes Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Robin Wright, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Carla Juri and Dave Bautista, it was announced by Alcon co-founders and co-CEO’s Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove on June 28’th.
The sequel is set several decades after the 1982 original, with Harrison Ford reprising his iconic role as Rick Deckard. The film is written by Hampton Fancher and Michael Green, and succeeds the initial story by Fancher and David Peoples based on Philip K. Dick’s novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep. Story details are not being revealed.
Abdi is best known for his acting debut in the role of a Somali pirate in Paul Greengrass’ Captain Phillips, which earned Abdi an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor as well as five additional nominations for the film including Best Picture. He also earned Golden Globe, BAFTA and SAG nominations for that role. Earlier this year Abdi appeared in Bleeker Street Media’s thriller Eye in the Sky alongside Helen Mirren and Aaron Paul.
There are, as you might know some classic landmarks to visit in Los Angeles if you happen to love Blade Runner. A Croatian fan takes us to most of them thru Youtube and he even lets us tag along on the Warner Bros. Studio Tour.
Alcon Entertainment has presented Mackenzie Davis (The Martian) as the latest addition to the cast of the upcoming Blade Runner movie (To be released worldwide on October 6, 2017).
Happy Inceptdate to Zhora, A Physical Level (super-human endurance) and a B Mental Level (She could fool anyone of us into deadly trouble) Replicant whom has her Incept Date today.
She’s trained for an Off-World kick murder squad. Talk about Beauty and the Beast – she’s both.
Alcon Entertainment reports that Swiss Actress Carla Juri is the latest to join the upcomming Blade Runner cast which as of now, besides Carla Juri consists of Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Robin Wright, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks and Dave Bautista. Production is set to start in July 2016 and the movie is set to be released worldwide on October 6, 2017.