Sylvester Stallone Still Wants Jackie Chan This Time For THE EXPENDABLES 4

He may not have made it in The Expendables 3, but that's not stopping Sylvester Stallone from still being interested in Jackie Chan appearing! Maybe for a fourth installment? Hit the jump and hear what Sylvester Stallone and Jackie Chan have to say.

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By Batarmor - 8/12/2014


He was planned to be part of The Expendables 3, but he ultimately couldn't make time. Star of the upcoming third installment in The Expendables franchise, action hero Sylvester Stallone has for a long time wanted Chinese actor/martial artist Jackie Chan to be an Expendable since The Expendables 2 but it was never possible due to scheduling conflicts. In a video interview with Nuke The Fridge, Stallone explains what happened as well as his desire to cast more Asian actors in addition to Jet Li.



In another interview, this time with Den of Geek, Jackie Chan revealed that he was actually approached this morning to appear in a fourth Expendables movie.

"...This morning I did hear - the office called - Sly [Stallone] wants me for Expendables 4. I said, ‘Okay.’ Because they already asked me to be in two and three, but I refused. Well, I didn’t refuse, but I said, ‘Sly, can’t we just do you and me? Not just a bunch of people and me only coming out for five minutes.’ Because then the audience is, ‘Oh!’ And then I’m gone.”




In THE EXPENDABLES 3, Barney (Stallone), Christmas (Statham) and the rest of the team come face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks (Gibson), who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill... or so he thought. Stonebanks, who eluded death once before, now is making it his mission to end The Expendables -- but Barney has other plans. Barney decides that he has to fight old blood with new blood, and brings in a new era of Expendables team members, recruiting individuals who are younger, faster and more tech-savvy. The latest mission becomes a clash of classic old-school style versus high-tech expertise in the Expendables' most personal battle yet. Lionsgate and Millennium Films present a Nu Image production. (C) Lionsgate


The Expendables 3 will be released in 3D and IMAX 3D on Friday, August 15, 2014.
Source: Nuke The Fridge
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staypuffed - 8/12/2014, 6:35 PM
How the [frick] there are three of these movies, let alone them trying to make a fourth one, is well beyond me.
RocketRampage - 8/12/2014, 6:36 PM
Loved Expendables 1 & 2. They were great for nostalgia and for the classic 80's/90's style action films they were trying to replicate. But Expendables 3 was soooooo bad. It just felt so disjointed and had allot of pacing issues if you ask me. Not sure if making a number 4 is a good idea unless Stallone writes and directs it again like the original.
sKeemAn - 8/12/2014, 6:42 PM
This is the definition of cluster[frick]
AlexanderLykins - 8/12/2014, 6:43 PM
TheDarkPassenger - 8/12/2014, 6:44 PM
No more PG13. At least with the R rating you can really get enjoyment out of seeing limbs flying. I was hoping this one was gonna be as gritty as newest Rambo, but nope. Bring in Segal and Chan, and get Cage to play a crazy stereotype of himself.
TheAbaryMan369 - 8/12/2014, 6:45 PM
They're making fourth one?
blackandyellow - 8/12/2014, 6:52 PM
Carl Weathers
Mr. T.
Clint Eastwood
Jean Reno
MightyZeus - 8/12/2014, 6:53 PM
How about giving Arnold more screen time in these movies!!!!
Doopie - 8/12/2014, 6:55 PM
[frick]ing Danny Glover!!!
vampireknight75 - 8/12/2014, 6:55 PM
NOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!! not another one!!
TheRationalNerd - 8/12/2014, 7:01 PM
If we can get an Expendabkes 4 think of all the other films we can get...
AlphaMasterFlex - 8/12/2014, 7:01 PM
I enjoy the movies even tho they aren't nearly as good as they should be, looking forward to 3 on friday despite pg13. I'm interested in 4 & Expendabellas just don't get why its been promoted as their last ride. Hopefully for next we head back to R rambo 4 style, Stallone steps down as team leader, Expend and replace team members, villain that is a real threat. Now just because Sly wants it doesn't mean crap, hoping for Chan to replace Li, Rock as villan, Michael Jai White.
Gandhi - 8/12/2014, 7:04 PM
I could neutralize all the violence that this bunch of action stars of a certain age can pull out only by using the peace in the little finger of my left hand.
DudeGuyMan - 8/12/2014, 7:12 PM
Last time I checked, Jackie Chain said he didn't want to make any more American films.
Doopie - 8/12/2014, 7:26 PM
I was wrong - [frick] Glover - @Gandhi for Expendables 4!!
GiantNerd - 8/12/2014, 8:09 PM