THE MOVIE: Robert Rodriguez is back with a sequel to his cult film Machete, entitled Machete Kills. This time, the U.S. government recruits Machete to battle his way through Mexico against a very Bond-like villain, played by Mel Gibson. The events of Machete Kills may lead to the rumored 3rd chapter, Machete Kills Again…In Space! Starring Danny Trejo, Mel Gibson, Amber Heard, Michelle Rodriguez, Jessica Alba, Zoe Saldana, Lady Gaga and Sofia Vergara.
UPDATES: AICN has a piece of promotional art for the film. | Imdb.com lists Tony Jaa as a rumored cast member. | The new teaser poster is now available. | Robert Rodriguez says that the rumored plot involving a space weapon was an early idea that was eventually thrown out, but the sequel is more epic in scope and Mel Gibson will be playing a very Bond-like villain.
AICN relays word that Charlie Sheen has been cast in the film…as the President of the United States. | Check out the new La Chameleon (Lady Gaga) poster. | The Playlist reports that Vanessa Hudgens has joined the cast. She will be playing Cereza (Spanish word for “cherry”).
Chilean martial arts star Marko Zaror has joined the Machete Kills cast. He will supposedly play the main villain’s (Mel Gibson) right hand man. | Marko is getting his own poster, as reported by Beyond Hollywood.
Here’s your first look at the lovely Amber Heard seducing Machete in the sequel. | Total Film has a sexy image of Alexa Vega, who previously appeared in Robert Rodriguez’s Spy Kids franchise. | In Machete Kills, she plays a female assassin named Killjoy. | Machete Kills has a release date set for September 13, 2013.
BREAKING NEWS: Take a peek at Sofia Vergara’s new poster.