Ridley Scott and Alcon Entertainment have brought in Green Lantern and Heroes writer Michael Green to pen Blade Runner 2.
The cast and director of Beautiful Creatures spoke at New York Comic Con about adapting the popular young-adult fantasy novels for the big screen.
Director Ridley Scott would like to bring Harrison Ford with him when he returns to the dystopian world of Blade Runner — just not in the starring role.
Director Ridley Scott reveals that although meetings have just begun for the Blade Runner sequel, he has “a very good take” on the film, which will feature a female protagonist. It’s also been announced that Hampton Fancher, who co-wrote the original film, may be involved.
Alcon Entertainment, the company behind the new Blade Runner film, is teaming with Warner Bros. to remake the 1991 Keanu Reeves-Patrick Swayze surfing thriller.
Alcon Entertainment is close to sealing the deal to finance The Leonardo Job, a heist flick with a script from David Twohy.
Warner Bros.-based Alcon Entertainment is wrapping negotiations for the film, television and ancillary franchise rights to produce prequels and sequels to Ridley Scott’s 1982 cult classic.