The Expendables 3 franchise creator and star Sylvester Stallone took to his Twitter account today to reveal that Harrison Ford has joined the cast, while Bruce Willis has left the franchise, after starring in The Expendables and The Expendables 2 as Church. Just minutes later, he posted another tweet that appeared to be aimed at Bruce Willis, chiding him for leaving the franchise.
WILLIS OUT... HARRISON FORD IN !!!! GREAT NEWS !!!!! Been waiting years for this!!!!— Sylvester Stallone (@TheSlyStallone) August 6, 2013
GREEDY AND LAZY ...... A SURE FORMULA FOR CAREER FAILURE— Sylvester Stallone (@TheSlyStallone) August 6, 2013
Patrick Hughes is directing from a screenplay by Sylvester Stallone and Richard Wenk. It isn't known when production will begin.
Harrison Ford will next be seen in Relativity Media's Paranoia, opening August 16, and later this fall in Ender's Game (November 1) and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (December 20).
The Expendables 3 was released August 15th, 2014 and stars Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Harrison Ford, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mel Gibson, Wesley Snipes, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture. The film is directed by Patrick Hughes.