Mel Gibson and Antonio Banderas Join The Expendables 3
After the announcement
that Harrison Ford has signed on for The Expendables 3
comes the reveal from Entertainment Weekly
that Mel Gibson and Antonio Banderas will also appear in the film. While there was no mention of Antonio Banderas' role, Gibson is said to play the main antagonist for the film, confirming earlier rumors.
The pair join a cast that currently includes Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Statham, Kellan Lutz, Ronda Rousey and Victor Ortiz. The film set to shoot soon in Los Angeles, rumored additional cast members have been said to include Jackie Chan, Wesley Snipes, Nicolas Cage and Milla Jovovich, although none have been, as of yet, confirmed.
Both Banderas and Gibson will also appear in Machete Kills
, which will be released on October 11.
The Expendables 3
will be directed by Patrick Hughes and is scheduled to arrive in theaters on August 15, 2014.
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