Movies Jared Leto to Star Opposite Ryan Gosling in 'Blade Runner' Sequel By Alex Ungerman 3:46 PM PDT, August 18, 2016 Getty Images Jared Leto is moving on from Suicide Squad. The 44-year-old actor has signed on to star alongside Ryan Gosling in the upcoming Blade Runner sequel, according to The Hollywood Reporter. MORE: Jared Leto Praises Heath Ledger's Joker in 'The Dark Knight': It Was a 'Perfect Performance' Harrison Ford is set to reprise his role as Rick Deckard in the sequel, which takes place decades after the 1982 original movie. Robin Wright and Ana de Armas will also star in the follow-up. Leto took to Twitter on Thursday with a sage -- if cryptic -- message, writing, "Every day is another chance to be more of who you wish you were." MORE: Jared Leto Covers Himself in Puppies on ‘Tonight Show,’ Sets New Screensavers Around the World The untitled Blade Runner sequel is set to hit theaters in October 2017. Watch the video below to see who was the best Joker ever. From Cesar Romero to Heath Ledger: Who Is the Best Version of the Joker?