Stranger Things star Joseph Quinn is in talks with Paramount to appear in Ridley Scott’s Gladiator 2.
Finally, the movie Gladiator 2 is under construction and now according to the newest Cinema and TV newsAnother actor has been added to the cast of Gladiator 2. The Hollywood Reporter reported that Paramount Pictures is in talks with Stranger Things season 4 actor Joseph Quinn to appear in the Gladiator sequel. It was also revealed that Connie Nielsen will return to play Lucilla in Gladiator 2, the first actress confirmed to return in a Gladiator sequel.
It was already established that Pavel Maskel As Lucius, Barry Keogan In the villainous and negative role of Emperor Geta and Denzel Washington in an unspecified role have been added to the cast of Gladiator 2. However, there is no information about Quinn’s role in Gladiator 2. Gladiator 2 is said to follow the story of Lucius, the son of Lucilla played by Connie Nielsen and the niece of Commodus played by Joaquin Phoenix. At the end of Gladiator, Lucious was so impressed by Russell Crowe’s Maximus that he saved him and his mother.
Ridley Scott will return to direct Gladiator 2, and the task of writing the screenplay for Gladiator 2 is in the hands of David Scarpa, who previously worked with Scott on All The Money In The World and Napoleon. Gladiator was released in 2000 and grossed more than $460 million at the global box office. Gladiator was also nominated for 11 Academy Awards and won 5 awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Russell Crowe.
Joseph Quinn is best known these days for playing the role of Eddie Manson in the fourth season of Stranger Things, and fans are still hoping that he will return for the fifth season. Queen’s other works include the Dickensian series, an episode of the Game of Thrones series, Howards End series, Les Misérables series, Catherine the Great series and the Overlord movie, and he recently appeared in the Hoard movie and in another collaboration with Paramount in the movie A Quiet Place: Day One has played.
Gladiator 2 will be released on November 22, 2024.