Universal Starts Production on ‘Blue Crush 2’14 Jul, 2010 By: Chris Tribbey
The popular 2002 surfing film Blue Crush will get a sequel due out on DVD and Blu-ray Disc in the spring of 2011, Universal Studios Home Entertainment announced July 14.
Blue Crush 2 is currently filming off the coast of South Africa and will be directed and produced by Mike Elliott (Beethoven’s Big Break), and also produced by Brian Grazer (A Beautiful Mind, Blue Crush) and Ron Howard (Frost/Nixon, Angels & Demons).
Sasha Jackson (“One Tree Hill”), Sharni Vinson (Step Up 3D), Elizabeth Mathis (Enchanted) and Ben Milliken (Newcastle) will star in the film, which tracks the surfing journey of a young California girl.
The film also will star some of the world’s top female surfers, including No. 1 ranked Sally Fitzgibbons and No. 3 ranked Laura Enever, and some of the world’s best male surfers, including No. 1 Taj Burrow and No. 2 Jordy Smith.