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Blade Runner 2: Mackenzie Davis joins cast

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The sequel to sci-fi classic Blade Runner is continuing to add to its already star-studded cast. 

Mackenzie Davis — whom you may recognize from last year’s Oscar nominated The Martian — has joined Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Dave Bautista, Sylvia Hoeks, Ana de Armas, and Carla Juri, with Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners, Sicario) as director. 

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Details of the film, which begins shooting this July, are still vague but we do know that its events take pace several decades after the 1982 film and that Ford will be again portraying Rick Deckard. 

The film is scheduled to hit theaters on Oct. 6, 2017. The Hollywood Reporter was first to report Davis’ casting.