Milla Jovovich, Jackie Chan, Wesley Snipe and Nicolas Cage Join 'The Expendables 3'

Advanced negotiations are happening as Sylvester Stallone gears up for an August start date on this action sequel.

Milla Jovovich joins The Expendables 3
Milla Jovovich joins The Expendables 3
Its official. We've long known that Nicolas Cage, Jackie Chan and Wesley Snipes were all wanted for the action franchise sequel The Expendables 3. Today, it has been announced that they are all in "advanced negotiations" with production slated to start this August. One new name has been added to the mix, and as expected, it is a female.

That's right, Resident Evil mainstay Milla Jovovich is joining the cast, which has been predominately male, with the exception of Nan Yu and Charisma Carpenter in The Expendables 2.

No further information has been revealed about the new characters included in the script for The Expendables 3. It can be expected that at least one of the four new additions will be playing a villain, long hinted to be Nicolas Cage's role. More casting announcements are also expected in the near future. Might we see Milla Jovovich reunite with her Resident Evil co-star Michelle Rodriguez once more? Its possible.

Relative newcomer Patrick Hughes (he has one action film titled Red Hill under his belt) will direct from a script by Oscar winning screenplay writer Sylvester Stallone, who will continue as the leader, heart and soul of this franchise, which sees no end in site.

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.

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Comments (20)

  1. Cheetoboy

    Wow now this is he best new I've heard all day, now he just needs to bring Steven Seagal, Gina Carano, and Michael Jai White into the mix.

    1 year agoby @cheetoboyFlag

  2. MovieFreak97

    Milla in a possible good movie? I'm in!

    1 year agoby @moviefreak97Flag

  3. CelluloidDreams

    CRAZY!!!........Pure crazy casting!!

    1 year agoby @2movieguysFlag

  4. AgentBlue

    Great I had hoped to see all of these guys in this one and with the addition of Milla sounds great lets hope that they all get appropriate screentime.

    1 year agoby @agentblueFlag

  5. Mwheeler1324

    Finally glad to hear that Wesley Snipes is going to be joining the cast! Good to see Sly add a legend action star Sniped resume speaks for its self in his body of work over the years! He's a bad ass doing his own stunts and believability.

    1 year agoby @mwheeler1324Flag

  6. EmmyttWolfe

    This is going to be a fun little movie. :]

    1 year agoby @EmmyttWolfeFlag

  7. thedude-abides

    Cage will be the biggest draw, for me at least.

    1 year agoby @thedude-abidesFlag

  8. StephieBaybee

    Hmm! i dunno with this one, i loved 1&2 but nic cage just doesn't to it for me. Im cool with everyone else and ive heard rumours of a female spin off so Milla would be a great choice for that but i just cant get my head round nic cage!! personally i think hes a rubbish actor and he just doesnt fit in with Sly/Arnie etc. I hope Sly knows what hes doing lol x

    1 year agoby @steph-xFlag

  9. Isaac Phillips

    Add Woody Harrelson; Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson play well of off each others roles!

    1 year agoby @isaac-phillipsFlag

  10. The Real Goku

    Hopefully more of a story this time around lol and more confrontation with the main villain

    1 year agoby @therealGokuFlag

  11. ed_wood

    Great additions, especially Milla.

    1 year agoby @ed-woodFlag

  12. Writer220

    Milla is one of the females for the spin-off or continuation whatever you want to call it.

    1 year agoby @writer220Flag

  13. undeadslayer4

    @thomasclarke i highly doubt the expendables is too great to end there

    1 year agoby @undeadslayer4Flag

  14. undeadslayer4

    finally i knew she would be in the franchise

    1 year agoby @undeadslayer4Flag

  15. Thomas Clarke (Kiion)

    I am in for a third. But hope the franchise will stop there.

    1 year agoby @thomasclarkeFlag

  16. K.Guy

    Yay for Milla! Now she can fight for real again! and not very oddly with Umbrella

    1 year agoby @kguyFlag

  17. Trangalanga10

    I'm in. This will be one fantastic Action film for the ages.

    1 year agoby @Trangalanga10Flag

  18. Zak Lee Ferguson

    Great choice for director and good to have a different director a film, and see where Patrick can take these characters! Expendables 2 was a f*cking ride and a half, my favourite between the two.

    1 year agoby @Zak-Lee-FergusonFlag

  19. Zak Lee Ferguson

    Chan as a villian? be a interesting idea.

    1 year agoby @Zak-Lee-FergusonFlag

  20. TheDude1

    Hell yes! Can't wait to see this.

    1 year agoby @thedude1Flag