Alba, Yeoh, Jones Set For “Mechanic” Sequel

Tommy Lee Jones, Jessica Alba and Michelle Yeoh have joined the cast of “Mechanic: Resurrection,” the upcoming sequel to 2011’s remake of the popular Charles Bronson classic “The Mechanic” at Summit Entertainment.

Jason Statham will reprise the role of hitman Arthur Bishop as he struggles to complete a list of assassinations of the most dangerous man in the world.

Dennis Gansel is taking over the director’s chair with filming to begin this week in Bangkok. William Chartoff, David Winkler and Frank DeMartini are producing with a January 22nd 2016 release date already locked in.

Jones also stars with Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman and Ryan Reynolds in Ariel Vroman’s thriller “Criminal” which Summit has just announed an August 2015 release for.

Source: Heat Vision