[UPDATED] AFM 2016: Arclight 'Shifts To Chad Stahelski And Wang Xiaolie For Chen/Jaa/Uwais Headliner, TRIPLE THREAT
“Putting together three iconic Asian action superstars is a dream come true,” said Kungfuman Culture CEO Sylen Hwa, one of producers on the film.
“The scriptwriting and scouting process in Mexico is a journey of discovery,” added Tiger Chen, who is also producing.Triple Threat marks a reunion on several accounts with Chen having starred in the Keanu Reeves-driven Kung Fu acton thriller, Man Of Tai Chi, on which Stahelski served as a choreographer; Stahelski's solo debut at the helm with John Wick: Chapter 2, opens on February 10, 2017. Jaa who broke ground with the billion dollar success, Furious Seven last year, is currently filming the new Wilson Yip actioner, Fate in Thailand as fans await the explosive release of D.J. Caruso's xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage on January 20, while Uwais is on deck for a December 8 release of the new Mo' Bros action thriller, Headshot in Indonesia with international releases into next year.
The above article previously mentioned Chad Stahelski was directing and was subsequently corrected.