Dave Bautista Actively Pursuing Marcus Fenix Role in Gears of War Movie

<img src="https://https://static0.srcdn.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Dave-Bautista-Gears-of-War-Marcus-Fenix-SR.jpg" /><p>Dave Bautista is pursuing the lead role of Marcus Fenix in the <a href="https://screenrant.com/tag/gears-of-war/"><strong><em>Gears of War</em></strong></a> movie. The so-called video game curse has resulted in some lacking entries into the genre, but it hasn't stopped studios from trying to succeed. There's plenty of future adaptations in the works, including one for The Coalition and Epic Games' big screen take on <em>Gears of War</em>. The sci-fi war game has been a massive hit for the studio and Microsoft since the franchise launched in 2006, and there's <a href="https://screenrant.com/gears-of-war-battle-royale-e3-2018/">plenty more to come</a> on the gaming side.</p><p>There's also been plenty of interest in bringing <em>Gears of War</em> into theaters. Coalition announced a <a href="https://screenrant.com/gears-of-war-movie-announcement/">partnership with Universal</a> at the end of 2016 to help get the film project moving. Since that point though, there hasn't been a lot of news. The studios tapped <em>Avatar 2 </em>scribe <a href="https://screenrant.com/universal-gears-of-war-movie-avatar-2-writer/">Shane Salerno to write the script</a> over a year ago, but nothing else has come to light.</p> <strong>Click to continue reading <a href="https://screenrant.com/dave-bautista-gears-war-marcus-fenix/">Dave Bautista Actively Pursuing Marcus Fenix Role in Gears of War Movie</a></strong><br /><br /> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://screenrant.com/dave-bautista-gears-war-marcus-fenix/">Dave Bautista Actively Pursuing Marcus Fenix Role in Gears of War Movie</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://screenrant.com/">ScreenRant</a>