is feeling all nostalgic and, yes, a little emotional with the news that a
sequel could be coming next year, according to Ethan Hawke himself.
In an interview with
, the actor mentioned that the sequel that many of us had been hoping for could happen next year (thanks to
Thompson on Hollywood
for the translation).
Speaking for himself, co-star/co-writer Julie Delpy and director Richard Linklater, Hawke said, “All of three of us have been having similar feelings that we're ready to revisit those characters.
“There's nine years between the first two movies and, if we made the film next summer, it would be nine years again so we really started thinking that would be a good thing to do. We're going to try to write it this year."
saw a pair of travellers, American Jesse and French Celine, meet and fall in love during a day and night spent in Vienna.
caught up with the pair nine years later in Paris.
Both films are notable for their smart, natural dialogue, and the all-too-tangible chemistry between the leads.
bubbled with youthful passion, and
was loaded with years’ worth of added resonance, so when part three comes out (
Before The Solar Eclipse
?), it could well destroy us.
Ethan Hawke will next be seen in the
remake, which opens on 22 August 2012.