source | FoxSports®.com
The upcoming remake of the classic martial arts movie ‘Kickboxer’ has added some serious mixed martial arts talent including former Elite XC and Strikeforce fighter Gina Carano, who joins former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre in the cast.
Carano will play a fight promoter in the new version of the 1989 film that helped launch Jean Claude Van Damme’s career.
Joining Carano as part of the ‘Kickboxer’ cast is former champion Georges St-Pierre, who picks up another acting role after his part in ‘Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier’ where he played villain Batroc the Leaper
The main cast for ‘Kickboxer’ also includes former WWE champion and ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ star Dave Bautista as the featured villain