Fox has ordered The Expendables TV series and signed Sylvester Stallone as its executive producer
The Expendables is one of the best action movies of Hollywood. This movie was the dream project of Sylvester Stallone. He is the Jack of all trades for this movie franchise. He is a director, producer, writer and lead actor of this movie.
This is why when fox had announced a TV series on the theme of this movie. My mind started thinking that what will be the role of Sylvester in this TV series. Then after, Fox had revealed that Sylvester Stallone will be the executive producer of this TV series with Avi Lerner, who is a producer of The Expendables movie with Sylvester.
Storyline of The Expendables TV Series
The Expendables is a story of a group, which has dangerous, fatal and very sharp ex-army soldiers who takes contract of doing action for the people. For these actions they are being payed by these people. Whereas, the story of The Expendables TV series will continue from the end of The Expendables 3. In this TV series, a new team of The Expensebles will go on fatal missions.
Performance of The Expendables Movie Franchise
This movie was liked by million of people because of its star cast. This movie has lots of famous Hollywood action hero’s of old time. The success of this movie proofed that old is gold. This movie look like a museum, which has monuments of old action heroes. This movie has stars, like Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Lee, Jackie Chan, Bruce Willis, Arnold Schwarzenegger and many others.
The first part of this movie was released in 2010 and grossed $274 million over the budget of $84 million. Whereas, the 2nd movie grossed $314 million and the third one grossed $214 million. The gradual decrease in the collection of The Expendables 3 has reduced the chance of The Expendables 4. But, still audience are waiting for that.
Now, all the credit for reviving of The Expendables movie franchise will depend on The Expendables TV Series because if it perform well on a small screen then distributors will get ready to invest in The Expendables 4 and Sylvester Stallone will continue that movie.
Crew Members of The Expendables TV Series
There are many expectations from The Expendables of television. As Sylvester Stallone is the executive producer of this TV series with Avi Lerner, the chances of directing the pilot episode by Sylvester has increased.
We might also see the appearance of Sylvester in this TV series and other action heroes, who will get ready to do cameo for Sylvester. Shane Brennan is also the showrunner of this TV series. He is well know for his work in NCIS.
The Expendables Star Cast
The toughest task for Sylvester will be to find tough action heroes of small screens, who can justified with this TV series. In this TV series, we might see some of the members of The Expendables movies.
Some of the famous action stars of television, who might become a part of this TV series are, Walker Texas fame, Chuck Norris, 24 fame, Kiefer Sutherland, Xena fame, Lucy Lawless, Magnum P.I. fame, Tom Selleck, Quantum Leap fame, Scott Bakula, Alisa fame Jennifer Garner, A- Team fame, Mr. T, Philip Winchester and many others.
The Expendables TV Series Release Date
Right now, Sylvester Stallone is busy with his upcoming projects. He will get free for this TV series in mid 2017. But, it will depend on him that what will he start first, The Expendables TV series or The Expendables 4. Whatever will be his decision, but one thing is clear that we will get a full of action in theaters, very soon.
Production Companies and Distributor
Like the movie, this TV series will also be presented by Lionsgate and Fox Television Network. Whereas, Fox has already purchased all the distributing rights and now it will depend on it that whether, it will distribute itself or sold its right to other company to distribute it worldwide.
Numbers of Episode and Runtime
This TV series might have a tally of at least 10 episodes, like other debuting TV series of FOX. So, FOX will understand that its investment on this series is correct or a waste of time.
I hope this series will develop very fast. So, that we can enjoy it on our small screens. This much information we have about this TV series. So for more updates related to The Expendables Release Date stay tuned with us. Till then, you can enjoy the trailer of The Expendables 3, here.