The Raid

The Raid #1 cover by Ben Oliver

The Raid #1 Review: Merging Faces With Household Items

Teja is special operations officer in the police force of Jakarta. He is leading a raid in a club with the intent of capturing Bejo, a major crime lord in the city. He does so without actual cause, and Bejo is well-connected. This leads to Teja being imprisoned, where he sees Rama, another Jakartan officer […]

Iko Uwais

Iko Uwais Leads Netflix's New Martial Arts Sci-Fi Crime Drama

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 […]

Gangs Of London: The Raid's Gareth Evans Sets Series For Cinemax, Sky

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, […]

Titan Comics To Publish Comics Based On Gareth Evans' The Raid

The Raid is the movie credited with killing Dredd at the US box office. By, basically, doing the same thing, weeks earlier. And now Titan Comics have licensed the film, and its director Gareth Evans, to make new comics based on the movie franchise. Look for them in… October? That would be my guess…   […]

The Raid Star Joins Star Trek Beyond

Joe Taslim, star of The Raid and Fast & Furious 6 has been cast in the upcoming Star Trek Beyond. He will be reuniting with director Justin Lin and joining new cast members Idris Elba and Sofia Boutella along with the existing crew of Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, Anton Yelchin, Karl Urban […]