That includes original bladerunner himself Harrison Ford, returning to his role.
“There’s a wonderful emotional context within the film which is one of the things I most admire about it and I found, happily, so much of what I had an ambition for seems to have been achieved,” he said.
Ryan Gosling plays a younger android hunter.
“When I read the screenplay, I thought ‘Wow. It’s walking this tightrope of being such a love letter to the original but at the same time a unique film in its own right,’ so it seemed like a great opportunity to me,” he said.
The film’s LA premiere was cut due to the Las Vegas tragedy, but director Denis Villeneuve is hot in Hollywood right now and has the Ridley Scott seal of approval. All the film has to do now is find its audience.