Gladiator, a timeless classic that won 5 academy awards after the nomination for 12 and also the Best Picture Award is now returning for its sequel.
The casting for Gladiator 2 includes Paul Mescal who’ll play the leading role in the movie, Joseph Quinn who’ll play the role of Roman Emperor Caracalla, and Connie Neilsen as Lucilla. Denzel Washington and Barry Keoghan will also play their roles in the upcoming sequel.
Reports are speculating that the movie will revolve around the heir of Lucilla, Lucius. Paul Mescal, the Aftersun actor will play the role of Lucius.
When Gladiator was released, it broke records and grossed $460 million.
Previously, in Gladiator, the life of a young child, Lucius was saved by Maximus. Maximus was played by Russell Crowe. And now the story will focus on the grown-up Lucius.
There’s no release of the official plot but the Gladiator prequel is going to be worth the wait.
The movie will release on 22nd November 2024.
The latest update regarding the Gladiator sequel is the latest addition to the star-studded cast of the upcoming movie. The stranger things star, Joseph Quinn.
Quinn or our Eddie will play the role of Emperor Caracalla.
Scott will be handling the production of the movie with Scott Free president Michael Pruss through Red Wagon Entertainment. The executive producers for the movie will be Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald.
When was the first Gladiator movie released?
Gladiator was released in 2000. The movie has an 8.5 IMDb rating and has won five Academy Awards at the 73rd Academy Awards event, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Crowe.
Who’s Paul Mescal?
Paul Mescal is an Irish Actor and is popularly known for his work in Normal People and Aftersun. He won a British Academy Television Award for his role in the series Normal People and recently got nominated for BAFTA and Academy Award for best actor for his role in Aftersun.
What role will Paul Mescal play in the Gladiator sequel?
Paul Mescal will be seen playing the role of Lucius, the son of Lucilla.
Who’s Joseph Quinn?
Who doesn’t know Eddie Munson, the stranger things character from popular season 4? Joseph Quinn is a British actor and is well known for his role in Stranger Things. He was nominated for best-supporting actor in a streaming series for his role in Stranger Things