Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Forest Whitaker, Randy Couture
Sylvester Stallone is set to star in and direct "The Expendables." Stallone, who also wrote the script, will be joined onscreen by Jason Statham, while Jet Li is in final negotiations to join the action film.
The movie follows a team of mercenaries on a mission to overthrow a South American dictator.
Bullock Joining Stallone's Expendables?
Source: Shannon / Comingsoon.net, December 24, 2008
JoBlo.com is reporting that Sylvester Stallone is pursuing Sandra Bullock to co-star in his new action film, The Expendables. Sly so far has cast Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Forest Whitaker and Randy Couture in the film about a team of mercenaries on a mission to overthrow a South American dictator.
Stallone and Bullock starred together in Demolition Man. The site says that "Bullock would play a government agent (paired up with Whitaker) on the hunt for Stallone's crew of hired guns."
In related news, Moviehole has posted a breakdown of the characters still being cast:
Stallone is set to star and direct his own script.