Sylvester Stallone Might Not Be a Part of The Expendables 4, Dolph Lundgren Approached by Stallone, No Official Release Date Announced, And More
There have been a lot of rumors circulating about The Expendables 4. There have been a lot of rumors about Sylvester Stallone not being in the film since he will be busy shooting for Creed 2.
This hasn’t been confirmed here, but the fans are very sure that The Expendables 4 will not work out if it doesn’t have Sylvester Stallone in the film. He is the glue that holds the whole film together and if he isn’t a part of the film then the whole thing is in the risk of falling apart.
There are reports that Sylvester Stallone is going to place more importance on the film that has given a major boost to his film career. Creed is almost a sequel to the whole Rocky franchise, which brought him to the limelight and it again went ahead to give him recognition for his work.
However, The Expendables franchise works because of Barney Ross. It his character that gives the much-needed boost to Jason Statham’s character of Lee Christmas.
Moreover, The Expendables is something that Sylvester Stallone has worked on and with, since the time of its inception and it is almost like his baby. It will be a huge let down for the fans if he isn’t a part of The Expendables 4.
The Expendables 3 tanked really badly and the producers are going to go all out to make sure that The Expendables 4 can make amends to that. The producers realized that even though The Expendables 3 didn’t do very good business all around the world, it did very good when it comes to China and they have decided to work on this particular thing.
Master Herald has reported that The Expendables 4 is going to be shot extensively in China. The producers have realized that with the country being a backdrop for the film, the market for the film will grow up ten folds to what it already is.
The film is going to be financed by a Chinese producer and there are rumors that with the film based in China, the fans might just get to witness martial arts expert Jackie Chan in The Expendables 4.
Jackie Chan had been approached by Sylvester Stallone for The Expendables 4. Even though Jackie Chan was interested in working in the film, he couldn’t make time in his busy schedule and had to give up on the idea, with the promise that Sylvester Stallone and he will once clear their schedule up to work on a film together.
Apart from this, there is a lot of rumor about the new cast members of the upcoming film. It was already confirmed that Dwayne Jackson and Hulk Hogan were going to be a part of the film in the role of villains. Apart from them, Yibada reports that the film will also have Steven Seagal and John Cusack in it.
There are some claims that Dolph Lundgren might also be a part of The Expendables 4. Hey U Guys chatted with the actor about his new film, Kindergarten Cop 2, and the rumors about him being a part of The Expendables 4.
The actor spoke about filling the shoes of Arnold Schwarzenegger. It was Schwarzenegger who had played the role in Kindergarten Cop and Dolph Lundgren confessed to being a little hesitant about stepping into the shoes of the great actor since he knew that there are going to be comparisons.
He, however, read the whole script and thoroughly enjoyed it. He felt that the film will give him something new to explore and hence he ultimately decided to take the offer.