Van Damme and Jones Team For “Weapon”

Jean Claude Van Damme and Vinnie Jones will play rival assassins in the action thriller “Weapon” for Flagship Films reports the trades.

Jones will play a master sharpshooter while Van Damme’s character is skilled with a knife. The two join forces to take down the head of a drug cartel who is backed by the DEA.

Russell Mulcahy will direct while Alison Semenza and Todd Moyer will produce. Filming kicks off this August in and around Vancouver.