My name is Maximus Decimus Meridius, Commander of the Armies of the North, General of the Felix Legions, loyal servant to the true emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Father to a murdered son, husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
No Matter how many times you hear the dialogues they give you goose bumps . Gladiator which was made in the year 2000 and which garnered 11 Oscar nominations and five wins including Best Picture and Best Actor for Russell Crowe is on it’s way to getting a sequel .
Marvick director Sir Riddley Scott is all set to bring the Sequel to life and he’s going to direct it as well. Peter Craig, whose written movies like The Town and two Hunger Games, as well as the Chris Hmesworth Starring 12 Strong and the upcoming Top Gun: Maverick has been given the job to write the Sequel .
The original was made by DreamWorks and distributed by Universal however the Sequel will be set up at Paramount where Jim Gianoplolis is now leading the Charge as Studio Head. Mr. Gianopolis has worked with Riddley Scott on the Alien Franchise and like James Cameron is a dear friend of Scott’s.
Gladiator 2 will follow the continuing story of Lucius, the son of Lucilla , The boy was the nephew of Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix), the weaselly son of Roman leader Marcus Aurelius who murdered his father seized the throne. The boy who’s fascinated with Gladiators wound up in the gladiator ring with Maximus, who though mortally wounded, Killed Commodus before dying.
Maximus saved the boy and his mother while avenging his own family, and left a strong impression on the young Lucius.
Riddley Scott’s Scott Free Entertainment will produce the film . As of now no news on the casting has been announced but as per our sources Thor aka Chris Hemsworth is all set to play the Part .
The news has sent the Action community into a tizzy , keep reading this space for more.
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