Eastwood In Talks For “Pacific Rim 2”

“Suicide Squad” and “Fast 8” star Scott Eastwood is in early talks to join the “Pacific Rim” sequel at Universal Pictures and Legendary Entertainment.

This follow-up to Guillermo del Toro’s 2013 sci-fi action feature about massive robots battling even larger monsters will star John Boyega (“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”) as the son of the character played by Idris Elba in the first film.

“Spartacus” and “Daredevil: Season One” showrunner Steven S. DeKnight will direct the feature which del Toro, Thomas Tull and Mary Parent will produce. The film is currently targeting a February 23rd 2018 release.

Source: Heat Vision