Warner Bros. has released a new featurette for Blade Runner 2049, the sequel set three decades after the events of Ridley Scott’s sci-fi classic, Blade Runner.
Directed by Denis Villeneuve (Arrival), Blade Runner 2049 sees the return of Harrison Ford as Rick Deckard, with Ryan Gosling joining in the Replicant-hunting fun as a new blade runner named Officer K. Ana de Armas, Robin Wright, Jared Leto, Barkhad Abdi, Lennie James, Mackenzie Davis, Sylvia Hoeks, Dave Bautista and Edward James Olmos (who will be reprising the role of Gaff) also star.
Written by Hampton Fancher (Blade Runner) and Michael Green (Green Lantern), Blade Runner 2049 is based on a story by Ridley Scott and Fancher.
Not only is there plenty of new footage to sink our teeth into, but the video includes interviews with executive producer Ridley Scott, director Denis Villeneuve, director of photography Roger Deakins, production designer Dennis Gassner, art director Paul Inglis, visual effects supervisor John Nelson and stars Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Jared Leto.
Check it out below, and chime in with your thoughts. Blade Runner 2049 will open in theaters on October 6.
Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.
(via Coming Soon)