5 Apr – Professional wrestler-turned-actor Dave Bautista has taken to social media to confirm that he will indeed be playing a part in the upcoming sequel to "Blade Runner".
"I'm so excited to be able to share this news!" the actor posted on his Instagram, replicating the same post on Twitter, along with a video of him announcing the good news.
However, the actor did not reveal what role exactly he will be taking on.
Several days prior, Bautista posted a teaser on his social media accounts, prompting fans to start speculating about the "Blade Runner 2" news before he finally confirmed it with his latest post.
He will be joining Ryan Gosling, Robin Wright and returning star Harrison Ford in the undated movie, which is set to be helmed by Sicario" director Denis Villeneuve.
Bautista is really building up his resume as an actor as apart from the "Blade Runner" sequel, he will also be seen next in movies such as "Kickboxer: Vengeance", "Marauders", and "Bushwick". He will also be reprising his role as Drax the Destroyer in 2017's "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2".
(Photo source: Dave Bautista's Instagram)