Robin Wright Joins “Blade Runner” Sequel

“House of Cards” star Robin Wright is in final negotiations to join Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford in the sequel to Ridley Scott’s 1982 sci-fi masterpiece “Blade Runner” at Alcon Entertainment.

Set several decades after the original, Ford reprises his iconic role as Rick Deckard. Plot specifics, including details of Wright’s character, are under wraps. Hampton Fancher and Michael Greenco-wrote the script.

Broderick Johnson, Cynthia Sikes Yorkin, Bud Yorkin and Andrew Kosove will produce. “Sicario” director Denis Villeneuve helms the film which begins shooting in July and will be released in 2017 through Warner Bros. Pictures in the U.S., and Sony Pictures Releasing International overseas.

Source: Alcon Entertainment