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Casting Net: Denis Villeneuve in talks to direct Harrison Ford in 'Blade Runner' sequel

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Source: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (1968) Author Philip K. Dick's mind-bending sci-fi isn't easy to translate to the screen (for every Minority Report…
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  • Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners) is currently in negotiations to direct the sequel to Blade Runner, with Harrison Ford now confirmed to be reprising his role as Rick Deckard. Ridley Scott, who directed the original 1982 sci-fi pic for Warner Bros, is aboard to executive produce. The film is set to start principal photography in summer 2016. The story will take place several decades after the conclusion of the original. [Deadline]
  • Blake Lively and Jason Clarke (Zero Dark Thirty) will be starring in the romantic drama All I See Is You. Lively will star as a blind woman who regains her sight, and Clarke will play her husband. Once her sight is restored, the couple begin to discover previously unseen and disturbing details about themselves, their marriage and their lives. [Variety]
  • Relativity Studios is looking at Jack Huston to play the lead in the remake of The Crow. The talks are in very early stages. The film is a remake of the 1994 Alex Proyas-directed adaptation of a graphic novel about a murdered man who comes back for revenge. The picture is set to go into production in the spring. [Deadline]

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