Russell Crowe Shoves “Fist” At RZA

Russell Crowe has apparently joined the martial arts movie “The Man with the Iron Fist” for Universal Pictures reports E! Online.

Speaking at the MTV Video Music Awards over the weekend, RZA says “I won’t spoil it for you, but Russell’s gonna be the baddest man alive. That man is in fighting shape. That man will knock you out.”

Wu Tang Clan’s RZA makes his directorial debut on the $20 million project which he co-wrote with Eli Roth. Roth and Quentin Tarantino are producing. Shooting is rumoured to be kicking off in December on location in Shanghai.

Update: Crowe has posted a tweet saying “I’m not officially on RZA’s gig. He’s a good friend, inspirational guy, we will see what happens.”