Original gladiator star hoping to return in Ridley Scott sequel
In the rookie cast so far, original Gladiator Star Djimon Hounsou reveals hopes for return Gladiator 2. Hounsou starred in Ridley Scott’s 2000 historical action drama as Juba, a Roman slave who becomes Russell Crowe’s closest ally to Maximus in his quest for revenge on Joaquin Phoenix’s Commodus. return Gladiator 2led by Paul Mescal and scheduled for release in November 2024.
To celebrate our return to the DC Universe Shazam!wrath of the godscaught up by Djimon Hounsou Guardian to look back on his career. Hounsou has expressed frustration at struggling to land many roles in Hollywood, but he had a positive outlook on his future, namely: original Gladiator Star It did express a desire to return for Scott’s in-development sequel, but did not indicate whether he had been in talks with the previous director.
Everything we know about Gladiator 2
Hounsou will be back if he ends up reprising his role Gladiator 2 would be an interesting decision Memorably, for an actor who played three slave roles in five years, including the others Amistad and four birdsIt’s been 20 years since the Oscar nominee starred in blockbusters like the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the DC Universe. He also marks the first original actor to return for the sequel, as it has been suggested that Crowe will not appear. Gladiator 2.
Even though it’s Hunsuu Gladiator 2 No roles confirmed, but there are a few others Gladiator 2 No cast members have been announced so far. Recent Oscar nominees Barry Keoghan and Paul Mescal will star in the film playing characters named Emperor Geta and Lucius, who were originally nephews of Commodus. Denzel Washington too Reunited with Scott after 2007 in final negotiations to appear in the film american gangster.
So far, the plot of Gladiator 2 remains unknown. By taking on the role of mezcal, Gladiator A sequel by then-child actor Spencer Treat Clark will likely explore the influence Maximus left on Lucius and his evolution over the decades that followed. Gladiatorit’s still entirely possible that he’ll be reprized in the sequel. Gladiator 2 It continues to develop.
tomorrow: Russell Crowe’s Maximus has only one way to return in Gladiator 2sauce: Guardian