Variety is reporting that Harrison Ford has been offered a role in Alcon Entertainment's Blade Runner sequel, which is being directed by Ridley Scott, who also directed the original film.
Speaking of Ridley Scott films, H.R. Giger, the famed 20th century surrealist painter, died Monday, May 12, 2014. He won a visual effects Oscar in 1980 for his work on Scott's legendary film, Alien. Giger was 74. According to confirmed reports, Giger died after sustaining falls from an injury.
In miscasting news, Channing Tatum will play the Marvel Comics mutant character, "Gambit," in an X-Men spinoff movie.