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Muere el actor Rutger Hauer; tenía 75 años

El famoso actor Rutger Hauer, mejor conocido por su papel de villano en el clásico de ciencia ficción de Ridley Scott, Blade Runner, ha fallecido a sus 75 años de edad. El veterano actor falleció pacíficamente en su casa luego de una breve enfermedad el viernes, así fue anunciado hoy miércoles desde su sitio web, […]

Primer teaser tráiler de BLADE RUNNER 2049

Jared Leto se une al elenco de BLADE RUNNER 2


Según el portal de internet Variety, el actor Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club, Suicide Squad) se ha unido al elenco de la secuela de Blade Runner. El mismo se une a un reparto que ya incluye a Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Robin Wright y Mackenzie Davis.

Detalles sobre el personaje de Leto no han sido revelados, al igual que los demás personajes y la trama central de la secuela. Solo se sabe que la cinta se situará varias décadas luego de la original.

Blade Runner 2 será dirigida por Denis Villeneuve, quien trabajará nuevamente con el cinematógrafo Roger Deakins. Ridley Scott funcionará como productor ejecutivo en el proyecto.

Jared Leto puede ser visto actualmente en cines en Suicide Squad, interpretando al famoso personaje de Joker.

Blade Runner estrena el 6 de octubre del 2017.

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Denis Villeneuve dirigirá secuela de BLADE RUNNER; Harrison Ford regresará

Mediante un cominicado de prensa seconfirmó que la secuela de Blade Runner (1982) viene de camino. La misma será diridiga por Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners, Enemy) y el actor Harrison Ford regresará como “Rick Deckard”. 

Comunicado de prensa oficial:

Harrison Ford will reprise his celebrated role of Rick Deckard in the sequel to Alcon Entertainment’s BLADE RUNNER and Academy Award nominee Denis Villeneuve to (Prisoners, Incendies) is in negotiations to direct, it was announced by Alcon co-founders and co-CEO’s Andrew Kosove and Broderick Johnson. Film is scheduled to start principle photography in summer of 2016. Hampton Fancher (co-writer of the original) and Michael Green have written the original screenplay based on an idea by Fancher and Ridely Scott.

The story takes place several decades after the conclusion of the 1982 original.

State Johnson and Kosove: “We are honored that Harrison is joining us on this journey with Denis Villeneuve, who is a singular talent, as we experienced personally on Prisoners. Hampton and Michael, with Ridley Scott, have crafted a uniquely potent and faithful sequel to one of the most universally celebrated films of all time, and we couldn’t be more thrilled with this amazing, creative team.”

Ford will next be seen in The Age of Adaline for Lionsgate and the highly anticipated upcoming Star Wars for Walt Disney Pictures. Recent releases include the Warner Bros./Legendary box office hit 42. Villeneuve most recently directed the crime thriller Sicario, staring Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin, and Benecio Del Toro for Black Label Media and Lionsgate. He also directed Canada’s Oscar nominated French language film Incendies, and Alcon Entertainment’s critically acclaimed Prisoners, staring Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal.

Alcon Entertainment acquired the film, television and ancillary franchise rights to BLADE RUNNER in 2011 from producer Bud Yorkin to produce prequels and sequels to the iconic science-fiction thriller. Yorkin will serve as a producer on the sequel along with Kosove and Johnson. Cynthia Sikes Yorkin will co-produce. Frank Giustra and Tim Gamble, CEO’s of Thunderbird Films, will serve as executive producers.

Among its many distinctions, BLADE RUNNER has been singled out as one of the greatest movies of all time by innumerable polls and media outlets, and overwhelmingly as the greatest science-fiction film of all time by a majority of genre publications. Released by Warner Bros., BLADE RUNNER was adapted by Hampton Fancher and David Peoples from Philip K. Dick’s novel “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” and was directed by Ridley Scott following his landmark Alien.” The film was nominated for two Academy Awards (Best Visual Effects, and Best Art Direction). BLADE RUNNER was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant.” The film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry in 1993 and is frequently taught in university courses. In 2007, it was named the 2nd most visually influential film of all time by the Visual Effects Society.