Forrest Whitaker is reportedly in negotiations to join Sylvester Stallone’s men-on-a-mission movie The Expendables.
The Hollywood Reporter has it that Whittaker is close to signing on.
Sly has slowly been building his team, which sounds like a cult thesp match-up to rival Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds.
So who is on board for his tale of mercenaries heading to South America to take out a dictator? Here’s our handy guide.
Barney Ross (Sylvester Stallone)
Repeating his Rocky/Rambo trick of directing and starring, Sly nabbed one of the leading roles for himself. He proved in Rambo that he’s still got the action chops.