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April 30, 2016
 

Donnie Yen is NOT the XXX 3 Villain?

XXX 3 is currently shooting in Toronto with one of the best action casts in years that includes Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen, Tony Jaa, Samuel L. Jackson and many more.

When Donnie Yen and Tony Jaa were announced as cast members I think we automatically assumed they would be bad guys.

This apparently is not the case however, as Donnie said on his Facebook page yesterday “That was some summary of my career life ! Not all accurate( I’m not a BJJ expert nor the villain in the new Triple X part 3 movie.”

 

 

That seems a little odd since the synopsis says “The third explosive chapter of the blockbuster franchise that redefined the spy thriller finds extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) coming out of self-imposed exile and on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora’s Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments.”

Xiang is played by Donnie Yen according to IMDB but it may end up that we think he is going to be the bad guy but ends up having ulterior motives and is merely a rival. Either way I am really looking forward to this movie which hits theatres in January 2017.

 



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Eoin Friel
Eoin Friel

I grew up watching JCVD, Sly and Arnold destroy bad guys, blow things up and spew one-liners like it’s a fashion statement. Action is everything I go to the movies for and the reason I came up with this site is to share my love for the genre with everyone.





 
 

 

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