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After being dormant for a few years, The Raid remake is no longer dead. Actor Frank Grillo and director Joe Carnahan announced they are boarding their version of Gareth Evans’ Indonesian action sensation for Hollywood.
The original production company, XYZ Films, dropped a teaser video online today showing Carnahan alongside Grillo watching The Raid and discussing a potential adaptation. Check it out below.
Update: Ouch! Frank Grillo is no longer attached to The Raid: Redemption remake. Instead, he will return as Crossbones in Captain America: Civil War on May 6, 2016.
The Tracking Board first broke the news that the planned English-language remake of the hit Indonesian action film The Raid: Redemption is in trouble. The film’s lead Taylor Kitsch has left the project due to the delay,
According to the good folks over at Twitch, terrifying martial arts actors Iko Uwais, Yayan Ruhian and Cecep Arif Rahman (“The Assassin” who fought in the kitchen finale of The Raid 2) from Gareth Evans‘ The Raid movies will appear in J.J. Abrams‘ Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens in some capacity.
Taylor Kitsch has reportedly been offered the lead role in the Hollywood remake of The Raid. Frank Grillo, the Crossbones of Captain America: The Winter Soldier has already signed on to star.
None of a desired stars like Luke Evans, Anthony Mackie, and Ethan Hawke have been cast. Instead, Battleship star Kitsch has an offer for the lead role in the action remake that will be helmed by The Expendables 3 director,
It has been announced that Frank Grillo, a villainous HYDRA agent Brock Rumlow aka Crossbones of Captain America: The Winter Soldier has signed on to star in the remake of The Raid.
Grillo, who broke out in the last few years thanks to Warrior and The Grey, told various outlets a little bit about his future appearances