House of Flying Daggers actress Zhang Ziyi is set to star in My Wife is a Gangster 3, a co-production between China Film Group and South Korea’s Hyun Jin Cinema.
The $9 million film will be directed by Cho Jin-gyu, who also directed the original Gangster in 2001. Miramax have already picked up remake rights to that one.
My Wife is a Gangster 3 will have the female organized crime boss, played by Shin Eun-kyung in the first two installments, heading to China to take revenge for a murder, where she will encounter Zhang’s character, the boss of a triad.
Zhang previously made a cameo appearance in the second installment. Filming is due to start in late spring.
Source: VarietyNote the date on this article may be incorrect due to importing it from our old system.