Ridley Scott is engaged on a VR venture
For a seventy seven-yr-previous man who’s been pumping out movies for many years, Ridley Scott exhibits no indicators of slowing down. The director has The Martian hitting theaters this week (his greatest movie in a while), he is planning for 3 extra Prometheus movies, and he is producing a sequel to Blade Runner. Now, you possibly can add VR to the combination. In an interview with Yahoo, Scott revealed that he is engaged on a thriller digital actuality venture. “You need to go for it,” Scott stated when requested if he was contemplating VR. “You have to, you would be silly to not.” Whereas he will not reveal which movie the VR undertaking is hooked up to (it might definitely make sense for the Blade Runner world), he envisions it being “a home expertise, the place you possibly can sit in a room like this and [walk] via an entire universe by your self, after which move it on to your loved ones.” Fox is already producing a 15-minute VR expertise for The Martian directed by Robert Stromberg, however the concept of Scott bringing his expertise to VR is much more thrilling.
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