Alcon Entertainment have announced that Dutch actress Sylvia Hoeks (“The Best Offer,” “Tirza”) has been set for a leading role alongside Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Robin Wright, Ana de Armas and Dave Bautista in the upcoming “Blade Runner” sequel at Warner Bros. Pictures.
The Blade Runner sequel is set several decades after the Ridley Scott-directed 1982 original, with Harrison Ford reprising his iconic role as Rick Deckard. Denis Villeneuve (“Sicario,” “Prisoners”) is directing the film from a script written by Hampton Fancher and Michael Green.
Andrew Kosove and Broderick Johnson are producing and filming is scheduled to begin in July.
Source: Alcon Entertainment