(Needless to say, the casting agents were "empress wid their performance." I'll see myself out. via Getty) When it was announced that we would be seeing a Kickboxer remake starring Georges St. Pierre and Dave Bautista back in May, IShow More Summary
It appears Georges St-Pierre and Gina Carano are going to stick to taking fake punches for paychecks...at least for a bit longer. The former MMA champions were both recently cast in the remake of the 1989 Jean-Claude Van Damme classic Kickboxer, which ultimately played a large part in the action star's rise to popularity. Show More Summary
It seems like the upcoming film reboot "Kickboxer" will be showcasing a handful of real-life mixed martial arts practitioners as recent updates of the movie reveals Gina Carano joining the list.
At least the fights will be real.
Looks like this Kickboxer remake is hoping to make a splash when it comes out. Last week, it was announced that Jean-Claude Van Damme- the star of the original- was onboard to play the lead character's mentor. We all ready know that Dave Bautista is signed on, he of Guardians of The Galaxy and soon-to-be Spectre fame. Show More Summary
After taking a surprising turn in Fast & Furious 6, mix martial artist turned actress Gina Carano will bring her acting skills into the fighting arena this time. THR reports Carano has joined the cast of Kickboxer, a reboot/remake of the original 1989 martial arts flick which just landed Jean-Claude Van Damme to return in a mentor role. Show More Summary
According to a press release from JAZO PR, Gina Carano has just been cast in the Kickboxer reboot, that will be released by Radar Films and star Georges St. Pierre, Jean-Claude Van Damme, David Bautista, Joe Schilling and "Bazooka" Joe...Show More Summary
Gina Carano will portray a fight promoter in director John Stockwell's 'Kickboxer' remake, currently shooting in New Orleans. [...]
The Haywire star joins a cast that already includes Dave Bautista, Scott Adkins, Jean Claude Van Damme and more The post Gina Carano Joins Kickboxer Reboot appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
The cast already includes Dave Bautista, Scott Adkins and Jean-Claude Van Damme Read the full article on AICN Just a week ago, we learned that while previously announced Tony Jaa was off the KICKBOXER remake (aww…), his replacement was none other than the original's Kurt Sloane himself, Jean-Claude Van Damme (yay!). Show More Summary
Henry Cavill and his girlfriend Gina Carano have split again, E! News reports. The 31-year-old Man of Steel star and his 32-year-old former MMA fighter girlfriend were broken up, but soon rekindled their romance last Fall. Earlier this year, Gina and Henry became parents to an Akita puppy together! The breeder of the pup dished [...]
First "Conviction" got to throw down against Michelle Rodriguez, now it's "Rowdy's" turn. Former Strikeforce featherweight attraction Gina Carano was the first mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter to make an appearance in the highly-successful...Show More Summary
UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s next fight has been decided and it’s not against Gina Carano, as many dreamed it would be despite the odds. Instead, Rousey (10-0) will face Cat Zingano (9-0), the 32-year-old workhorse who has earned her spot to take on the champion. Per MMAFighting.com: Zingano … brings a unique skill set to […]
When it comes to the world of MMA, the hottest athlete the brand has today is easily Ronda Rousey. Recognized as the biggest female MMA fighter to make headlines since Gina “Conviction” Carano, Rousey is making headlines in both her fights as well as movies. Show More Summary
Three days removed from UFC 178, it feels as though Cat Zingano ’s come-from-behind win over Amanda Nunes has been overshadowed by arguably bigger news. Maybe that’s to be expected. Very few MMA stories these days can stand up to the media hurricane that is Conor McGregor. Show More Summary
Step aside, Gina. It no longer matters what Gina Carano is or isn't doing. The number one contender to Ronda Rousey's bantamweight championship title is now Cat Zingano, who earned that distinction with an impressive come-from-behind victory over Amanda Nunes on the main card of last night's (Sat., Sept. Show More Summary
Sorry fight fans – it’s looking more and more like the UFC’s desire to book Ronda Rousey against Gina Carano in a superfight of women’s MMA standouts won’t be happening this year. Carano’s manager Scott Karp told Dave Meltzer of MMAShow More Summary
(UFC 178 media day highlights, via YouTube/UFC. Sadly, Paulie G is nowhere to be found.) Cat Zingano to Receive Ronda Rousey Title Fight With UFC 178 Victory (MMAJunkie) Tim Kennedy: ‘Smaller and Fatter’ Vitor Belfort Has 'No ChanceShow More Summary
UFC fans hoping to see a bantamweight bout between current champion Ronda Rousey and ex-Strikeforce star Gina Carano will most likely have to wait a little bit longer. Carano just signed on to do a new movie, co-starring Robert De Niro and WWE superstar Batista, aka Dave Bautista, Yahoo! Sports reports. Called “Bus 657,” the shoot […]