Bautista Hints At “Blade Runner” Sequel Role

Wrestler turned “Guardians of the Galaxy” actor Dave Bautista has posted a photo of himself holding a silver origami figure of a unicorn – teasing that news will announced shortly of him joining the cast of the “Blade Runner” sequel.

Bautista, currently shooting “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,” has popped up in several films lately including as a henchman in “Spectre” and kicking various forms of ass in “Kickboxer: Vengeance”. Now it seems he may be starring alongside Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling and Robin Wright in the new film set decades after the events of Ridley Scott’s iconic 1982 original.

Denis Villeneuve helms the new film from a script by Hampton Fancher and Michael Green. Roger Deakins will provide his usual gorgeous cinematography in the movie which opens January 12th 2018.