Actor-Director Stephen Fung, whose career spans over 30 years in the Hong Kong, brought his expertise to the small screen in Wu Assassins, Netflix's first martial arts-focused original series. The action-fantasy led by The Raid's Iko Uwais and Vikings Katheryn Winnick blends elements of superhero origin, coming-of-age, fantasy and science fiction. Fung spoke with The […]
Li Jun Li is the latest person to join Netflix's upcoming martial arts series, Wu Assassins. Set in San Francisco's Chinatown, Wu Assassins is about Kai Jin (Iko Uwais), a chef who discovers he's the latest and last Wu Assassin tasked to gather up the powers of an ancient triad and restore balance once again. […]
When you call your new series a martial arts sci-fi crime drama, you're bound to get more than a few folks looking over to see what you're doing. Deadline is reporting that Netflix has given a 10-episode order to Wu Assassins, which will star Iko Uwais (The Raid, Star Wars: The Force Awakens) and comes […]
Director Gareth Evans (The Raid) is set to tear apart the means streets of contemporary London with his latest project, gangland drama series Gangs of London (working title). Set to launch in 2019 on HBO's Cinemax and Sky Atlantic, Evans and Matt Flannery (Downton Abbey) are set to direct the series and will also handle scriptwriting, […]
It's the Saturday before Star Wars: The Force Awakens finally arrives in theaters and you'd think there'd be a hush in the press as the first people not directly involved with the picture will finally get to see the film on Monday at the Hollywood premiere. But no, there's still plenty of tales from the […]
First, it will play at the Sundance Film Festival.
Iko Uwais is back as Rama in the follow-up to Gareth Evans' 2011 cult hit The Raid: Redemption.