The only Actor that had the chance to take the Ultimate Action Hero title away from Stallone and Arnold once was Jean Claude Van Damme. The former blood Sport Star was the fastest rising star in Hollywood with massive hits like Universal Soldier and John Woo’s Hard Target.
However after a long history of Drug abuse Van Damme’s Career went to the dogs and he soon found himself a part of a bunch of B movies.
Van Damme is back with his latest offering titled Lucas earlier titled the Bouncer where Van Damme plays the title Role of a Bouncer who works in a night club though in his 50 tees Van Damme must do the job that gets him into altercations that lead to him getting hurt as that is his only resort to pay the bills for himself and his 8 year old daughter.
However one day things go too far and Van Damme ends up hurting a person real bad . The result of which leads JCVD to be sent to prison and his daughter to child care. Down and out in the dumps Van Damme gets one chance of retribution when the interpol learns of his past and sends him on a mission to Belgium to take down a drug lord in exchange for his freedom and daughter.
The film is directed by Julien Leclercq who has produced movies like Assault . The teaser was showcased at the recent Cannes film festival and has attracted some international buyers from france and Belgium.
The film will release in both the territories on the 22 ed of August and further international rollouts will follow. The teaser looks impressive and better than most things JCVD has done in the recent past.
We at amdb.in wish the entire team all the very best.
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