Russell Crowe admits he's 'slightly uncomfortable' about Gladiator sequel

During a recent appearance on the Kyle Meredith With... podcast, the Oscar-winning actor admitted he feels "a tinge of melancholy" because Scott is making a sequel to their 2000 epic, in which he played Roman general-turned-gladiator Maximus Decimus Meridius. "I'm slightly uncomfortable with the fact they're making another one - because, of course, (Maximus is) dead and I have no say in what gets done," he shared. "But a couple of the things that I've heard I'm like, 'Oh, no, no, no, that's not in the moral journey of that particular character.'