Jackie Chan has finally revealed the details of his secret new project, the $25 million epic “Big Soldier” according to according to The Press Association.
Chan produces, stars and wrote the screenplay, which focuses on three people and a horse during the ‘Warring States Period’. Chan himself plays the titular soldier, with Lee Hom as another soldier. Lin Peng and Yoo Seung-Jun also star.
At a press conference this week, Chan describes it as a “action picture with black humour plus a bit of romance”.
Ding Sheng (“Underdog Knight”) is helming. Shooting is currently underway in Beijing, having wrapped up in Yunnan province.