Vinnie Jones has signed for the comedy “Wedlocked” and Universal’s Joe Carnahan-produced prequel “Smokin’ Aces: Blowback” says The Hollywood Reporter
In “Wedlocked,” Jones plays a Croatian mobster who attempts to kidnap his crush, who is on her honeymoon with the American man she married to get U.S. citizenship.
Dave Annable and Katharine McPhee previously were cast in writer-director Rob Hedden’s film.
In “Blowback,” Jones plays an assassin gunning for a mob snitch who is hiding in Las Vegas. Tom Berenger, Clayne Crawford, Tommy Flanagan and Maury Sterling also star.
P.J. Pesce is set to helm the direct-to-DVD release, which Mike Elliott is producing.