Jared Leto Joins The “Blade Runner” Sequel

Jared Leto has joined the cast of Denis Villeneuve’s “Blade Runner” sequel at Alcon Entertainment.

Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Robin Wright and Mackenzie Davis also star in this follow-up to the 1982 original. Set several decades on, Ford reprises his role of Rick Deckard in the project with the nature of the various other roles being kept under wraps. All that’s known about Leto’s part is that it’s a key one.

Hampton Fancher and Michael Green penned the script while Roger Deakins serves as cinematographer on the film which Warner Bros. Pictures and Sony Pictures will release from October 6th next year.

Cynthia Sikes Yorkin, Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove will produce and Ridley Scott will executive produce.

Source: Variety