“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