'Eagle Eye' Writer Sets the Air Clear on 'Blade Runner 2'


'Eagle Eye' Writer Sets the Air Clear on 'Blade Runner 2'


John Glenn reveals his non-involvement with the sequel project that has been hinted previously by his former writing partner Travis Wright.

A sequel to 1982 "Blade Runner" has become talk of the town after SlashFilm reported that the two writers of this week's Box Office champion "Eagle Eye" are working on it. In an updated report, one of the mentioned writers, John Glenn clarifies that he is no longer involved in the project and apologizes for the confusion that his ex writing partner Travis Wright has created regarding the sequel.

In a Q&A session hosted by Creative Screenwriting event, Wright said that he and Glenn have been working on various treatments for a Blade Runner sequel over the last couple years. It was also claimed that producer Bud Yorkin is on board although no talks of the sequel being developed by a studio has been outed.

On this take, Glenn explained in an e-mail to SlashFilm, stating "There was a point where Travis and I were working with Bud Yorkin on a sequel to Blade Runner, but that was years back. It never got too far off the ground because the movie is so perfect, so the more we thought about it, the more uneasy we became with the idea. Anyway, just an note to clear the air."

The original "Blade Runner" tells the story of a cop who specializes in terminating replicants in the year 2019. Harrison Ford took the main role as Rick Deckard.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Comments

  •  
    lpauldo@yahoo.com
    Sep 30, 2008

    The first one was great.Wonder who's going play in this one.

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Matt Damon and Jimmy Kimmel Go to Couples Therapy Again. Does It Work This Time?
  2. Rihanna Warns Fans Not to Play Pokemon Go at Her Concert as Beyonce and Adele Face Same Issue
  3. 'The Walking Dead' Was Supposed to End in Alexandria, but It Has Changed
  4. Iggy Azalea Sparks Butt Implant Rumors With Instagram Photo. What Expert Says?
  5. Karl Urban Debuts His 'Thor: Ragnarok' Look. See His Newly Shaved Head
  6. Meet the Ravagers From 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'
  7. Jeremy Renner's Ex Claims He Refuses to Pay Child Support
  8. Disney Plans 'Han Solo' Trilogy With Alden Ehrenreich
  9. 'Sesame Street' Fires Three Longtime Cast Members
  10. Secretly Married? See Miley Cyrus' New Band on Her Ring Finger

CELEBS PHOTO