Yes, let’s get the obvious out of the way first. The Expendables 3 hasn’t even been released yet. That said, here’s some news on The Expendables 4. The first person to say yes to signing on is Pierce Brosnan, who had a bit of a run as an action man himself in the past.
Speaking to Shortlist Magazine, Brosnan says: “The offer has come in for the next Expendables. I just worked with Avi Lerner over in Bulgaria who makes them. He said, “Would you like to be in The Expendables? I’d love to have you”. And I said “why not”, so we’ll see”.
The Expendables 4 has already been confirmed by Avi Lerner. As usual, we were the first western site to get that news out when we revealed that the plan for The Expendables 4, as of the time of that report, was to fast-track it right after The Expendables 3 and have the team go after Fidel Castro in Cuba. Somewhat roughly Lerner declared that that premise would depend on whether or not Castro would still be alive in late 2014.
But things could change.
As for Brosnan, I do know that the man is a friend of John McTiernan. And we demand John McTiernan come on board as director. He should in theory be finished with Red Squad by that time. Give him a call, Pierce…