Rourke, Statham & 50 Cent Board 13


Mickey Rourke, Jason Statham and 50 Cent have signed on to star opposite Sam Riley in 13, director Gela Babluani’s remake of his French-language film 13 Tzameti, reports Variety.

Babluani wrote the English-language remake, which centers on a man who steals a mysterious package that promises to pay out a fortune.

13 Tzameti was the winner of the 2006 Sundance Grand Jury Prize.

The film will start shooting Nov. 17 in and around New York.