Sylvester Stallone Confirms Expendables Casting


In a letter sent to several sites, Sylvester Stallone confirmed that Forest Whitaker has been replaced by Curtis (“50 Cent”) Jackson due to Whitaker’s schedule, and has added more names:

Hale Caesar is Curtis Jackson
Toll Road (new character) is Randy Couture
Monroe is Eric Roberts
Tool (an ex-Expendable) is Mickey Rourke
Bao is Jet Li
Lee Christmas is Jason Statham
Lacy is Charisma Carpenter
Sandra is Giselle Itie (famous Brazilian actress)
Barney ‘the schizo’ Ross is Yours Truly.

Lionsgate is targeting an April 23, 2010 release for the action-adventure, which follows a team of mercenaries on a mission to overthrow a South American dictator.