It’s no secret that Dave Bautista has wished to play Marcus Fenix in a Gears of Battle film for a while… and now that they’re truly making one, the actor’s second has lastly arrived.
It was introduced earlier this week that Netflix has acquired the rights to the Gears of Battle online game franchise and could be partnering with The Coalition, the developer behind the collection, to develop a live-action film in addition to an animated collection. Dave Bautista took to Twitter as we speak to verify these concerned within the Gears of Battle film nonetheless know he’s recreation to participate.
Loads of followers have supported the concept, with even the creator of the Gears of Battle franchise, Cliff Bleszinski, saying that Dave Bautista ought to be the one to play Marcus Fenix. The clip Bautista shared comes from a marketing campaign for the discharge of Gears of Battle 5, which discovered the actor showing as a playable character.
Dave Bautista is such a fan of Gears of Battle that he as soon as began to pitch the idea to studio executives when he was introduced in to speak a couple of position in a Quick & Livid sequel. “I don’t make any pretense about it. I had an opportunity to get a gathering at WB, they have been speaking to me about this and that and I mentioned ‘hey, let’s speak about Bane,’” Bautista mentioned. “That occurred to me one different time in my profession. They wished to speak to me about Quick and the Livid, and I mentioned ‘I’m not , let’s speak about [Gears of War character] Marcus Fenix…“
The unique Gears of Battle trilogy focuses on a warfare between humanity and the subterranean reptilian hominids generally known as the Locust Horde on the world of Sera. Marcus Fenix, a soldier within the Coalition of Ordered Governments, is tasked to guide a last-ditch effort to destroy the Locust Horde and save humanity.
Fan castings aren’t at all times one of the best thought, however is Dave Bautista the proper match for Gears of Battle?