Ridley Scott has began production on a supplement to Gladiator, 18 years after a unique.
The executive is reportedly holding over a goal with a book set to be created by Peter Craig, famous for cinema like The City and a arriving Prime Gun: Maverick sequel.
In gripping with Deadline, Gladiator 2 will approve with a story of Lucius, a son of Lucille (Connie Nielsen) following a detriment of life of Maximus (Russell Crowe) within a initial flick.
In box you’ll recall, Lucius was a nephew of Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix), and watched on as his uncle was killed by Maximus within a gladiator area.
The singular Gladiator scored 11 Oscar nominations and 5 wins, together with Greatest Image and Greatest Actor for Russell Crowe.
A Gladiator supplement with out Crowe as a executive establish might substantially be a catastrophe, however let’s wish this follows within a capillary of sequels to opposite Ridley Scott classics like Blade Runner: 2049 and Aliens.
This isn’t a primary wheeze of a Gladiator supplement although, with Nick Cave carrying created his personal follow-up that beheld Maximus introduced again from a lifeless.
Scott is currently directing his initial TV collection Raised By Wolves and can also be set to helm a play with Scarlett Johansson about photojournalist Lyndsey Addario.