Mackenzie Davis Joins “Blade Runner 2”

Mackenzie Davis (“Halt and Catch Fire”) is the latest name to join the cast of the Denis Villeneuve-directed sequel to Ridley Scott’s 1982 sci-fi masterpiece “Blade Runner” at Warner Bros. Pictures and Alcon Entertainment.

Set several decades after the original, Harrison Ford reprises his iconic role as Rick Deckard. Plot specifics are under wraps, though Hampton Fancher and Michael Green are penning the script.

Davis joins a cast that includes Ryan Gosling, Robin Wright, Dave Bautista, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks and Carla Juri. Andrew Kosove and Broderick Johnson produce the film which begins shooting in July. Ridley Scott will executive produce.

Source: Variety