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Matt McGloin

Pacific Rim 2 Gets Release Date; Scott Eastwood In Talks


Universal has given Pacific Rim 2 a February 23, 2018 release date.

Star Wars' John Boyega is set to star in the sequel, which will see Guillero Del Toro return as a producer and a co-writer along with Travis Beacham.

Daredevil and Sparacus showrunner Steven S. DeKnight is directing Pacific Rim 2.

Scott Eastwood is also in early talks for a role.

John Boyega is playing the son of Idris Elba's Stacker Pentecos from the first movie.

The first Pacific Rim debuted in 2013 grossing over $400 million worldwide.