Gladiator 2 will probably be set 25 or 30 years after the occasions of the primary one (Image: Unviersal)
Producers of the upcoming Gladiator sequel have confirmed the film will probably be set 25 or 30 years after the occasions of the primary one.
Ridley Scott will probably be again within the directing seat with a script set to be written by Peter Craig, recognized for movies like The City and the upcoming Prime Gun: Maverick sequel.
However Males In Black: Worldwide producers Walter F Parke and Laurie MacDonald have now confirmed that they refused to revisit this world witout Ridlet and that it’s going to ‘choose up the story 30 years later… 25 years later’.
Talking to Hey U Guys, MacDonald added: ‘That’s one we wouldn’t contact until we felt in a solution to do it was legit.
‘We’re working with a tremendous author as properly – Peter Craig.’
Lucius was the nephew of Commodus, performed by Joaquin Phoenix (Image: Common)
The timeframe additionally seems to verify that the story will comply with Lucius, the son of Lucille (Connie Nielsen) following the loss of life of Maximus (Russell Crowe) within the first flick.
Lucius was the nephew of Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix), and watched on as his uncle was killed by Maximus within the gladiator enviornment.
Russell Crowe holds his Oscar for Finest Actor for his position in Gladiator (Image: Getty)
The unique Gladiator scored 11 Oscar nominations and 5 wins, together with Finest Image and Finest Actor for Russell Crowe.
In fact, a Gladiator sequel with out Crowe as a central determine might doubtlessly be a catastrophe however right here’s hoping this one follows within the vein of sequels to different Ridley Scott classics like Blade Runner: 2049 and Aliens.
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