There will be a sequel to Lucy . The second part of the biggest global success for a French film is very much engaged. According to the US site very knowledgeable Screen Daily , the scenario is already completed. This is the director Luc Besson who announced the news at Comic-Con, currently taking place in San Diego.
If Scarlett Johansson had said she would resume her role, however this Lucy 2 will be without Luc Besson. Indeed, according to sources close to the French, it prefers to focus on other projects, but it has produced no information on the identity of the director who gets the piece.
Thank you James Cameron
For now, the priority of Luc Besson, the very ambitious Valerian and the city of a thousand planets , a project to 170 million euros that the director described as “Mr and Mrs Smith in space.” Still Screen Daily , it reveals the plot: “These are super agents who travel through time and space.” A mammoth project special effects heavy next to which “the Fifth Element is a short film,” says Luc Besson again.
The director has the scenario of Valerian in his boxes for 2009. It says: “ After seeing James Cameron’s Avatar, I had to throw my script in the bin it was too conventional, it was not good enough All directors of the world should thank James.. Cameron because all five, he comes up with a film that forces us to push our limits . ”
Filming will begin in January 2016, with the title roles in Cara Delevingne and Dane DeHaan. The film is expected in theaters in summer 2017.