SpoilerTV - TV Spoilers

HOT NOW :

MOVIES : Gina Carano to topline female version of The Expendables


Just a short while ago we announced the production of a female version of The Expendables. Now, we have word that up-and-coming action star Gina Carano (Haywire) is set to topline the untitled picture. Dutch Southern is writing this Adi Shankar production (Machine Gun Preacher, The Grey, Killing Them Softly). The former American Gladiators star certainly has the goods to be the face of the ladies’ version of the franchise, but it would be a missed opportunity not to include some of cinema’s classic action heroines.

Variety reports that Shankar is also in talks with several unnamed actresses prominent in the action genre, but is thrilled to have Carano on board, saying : "I don't know how I'm supposed to make a movie that is supposed to be the female version of The Expendables without Gina Carano in it. It would be like making Twix without caramel or Jamba Juice without jamba".

Carano is an excellent choice to build the franchise around, but the faces of the male version of The Expendables were the famous action stars we’d grown to know and love. Here’s hoping Shankar is able to round up some good old fashioned 80s, 90s and 00s action talent to go along with the new blood.

Carano can next be seen in The Fast and the Furious 6 and is also attached to star in John Stockwell's Taken-esque action-thriller In the Blood.


Source : Collider.

Who else do you think they should cast in that expendable film ? I'm thinking they should choose between Angelina Jolie, Sigourney Weaver, Linda Hamilton, Uma Thurman, Jamie Lee Curtis, Carrie-Anne Moss, Halle Berry, Kate Beckinsale, Milla Jovovich, Michelle Yeoh, Lucy Liu, Devon Aoki, Zhang Ziyi. And Nan Yu could reprise her role.

And let's not forget TV stars such as Michelle Rodriguez (Lost), Jennifer Garner (Alias), Yvonne Strahovski (Chuck), Sarah Michelle Gellar (Buffy), Elisha Dushku (Dollhouse) and Summer Glau (Firefly). If they do get SMG, Dushku and Glau, they should ask Charisma Carpenter (who had a small part in both Expendables movies) to make a cameo, just to say that they got reps of the whole Whedonverse in the same film.

Problem Detected - Comments, Video and Images Not Loaded

If you're seeing this it means you're having trouble loading the site.

This is normally caused by an Extension/Addon installed in your Browser such as Adblock, Adblock Plus, Ghostery, Admuncher, AVAST! etc. You should try whitelisting www.spoilertv.com and spoilertv.co.uk domains to ensure that all content is properly loaded.

See the Troubleshooting Guide Here
Print FriendlyFull Screen
We welcome relevant, respectful comments.
Click here to Read our Comment Policy


SpoilerTV Comment Policy

We pride ourselves here at SpoilerTV with the quality, friendlyness and respectfullness of our community. All comments in English please.

Name-calling, personal attacks, spamming, excessive self-promotion, condescending pomposity, general assiness, racism, sexism, any-other-ism, homophobia, acrophobia, and destructive (versus constructive) criticism will get you BANNED from the party.

If you have a problem with a comment, DO NOT REPLY TO IT.

Instead Click the Dropdown Icon/Arrow to the right of the offending comment and click the Flag link from the dropdown. Our Moderation Team will then deal with any inappropriate comments.

We hope you enjoy your time here at SpoilerTV
SITE CONFIGURATION

Here at SpoilerTV we allow you to personalize your experience by allowing you to customize various items on the site. Close the popup to save your changes

Background Colour Picker
Enter the HEX Code of the colour you would like to use as a background. To get a HEX code goto the colour picker and pick your color then paste in the # number including the # at the front. eg #000000 is black #ffffff is white

Thumbnail Type
Rounded Sharp Circle
Square None Grid (3 cols) Grid (Beta)
Theme Color
Light (Default)
Dark (Beta)
Unread Indicator
Unread Off (Default)
Unread On

Banner Selector
All you need to do is to put a link to your banner in the box below and press the Click Button. (For best results your image should be 1090px wide and 200px high.). We have more banners in our Banner Gallery here.

Enter the URL of your Image or pick from one below