Ridley Scott Signs On For New 'Blade Runner' Movie
8/18/2011 6:15pm EDT
Ridley Scott is set to revisit the sci-fi world of Blade Runner.
The moviemaker directed Harrison Ford in the cult 1982 film and now Deadline.com reports he has signed on to direct and produce a new installment of the movie, based on Philip K. Dick's 1968 novel "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep."
Ford played a retired detective hired to track down human-like androids in 2019.
It is not known if the new film will be a remake, prequel or sequel.