DreamWorks seem to be very confident about the success of the
upcoming movie, Real Steel. That's why the studio has
ordered for the process of a sequel even before the release of the
first movie. According to sources, the untitled sequel is just
getting underway and the producers are said to be in talks with
Hugh Jackman for a new deal.
Real Steel is sci-fi film, which is based on the 1956
short story Steel by Richard Matheson. The movie is set in the
near-future, where the sport of boxing has gone high-tech. Hugh
Jackman is playing Charlie Kenton, a washed-up fighter, who lost
his chance at a title when 2000-pound steel robots took over the
Directed by Shawn Levy, Real Steel is scheduled to be
released on October 7 in 2011. It has received a strong response
during the screening at CinemaCon presentation in Las Vegas. Now,
Real Steel sequel is just getting underway and this move
of the production house relies on the first few screen tests.