The STEPHEN FUNG (House of Fury, Tai Chi Zero) directed reboot of KICKBOXER have found its leading man! Stuntman and martial artist ALAIN MOUSSI (pictured above) will be taking on Jean-Claude Van Damme’s role of ‘Kurt Sloan’. This will be Moussi’s first starring role after doing stunt work for a handful of Hollywood action films such as ‘Pacific Rim’, ‘White House Down’, and the upcoming ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’.

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Also joining the cast is UFC/MMA champion GEORGE ST. PIERRE, who can currently be seen in ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’,

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and former WWE superstar DAVE BAUTISTA (Man With The Iron Fists, Riddick), who will be wrecking havoc in this summer’s ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’.

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Check out this video for a little taste of what Moussi is capable of:

What do you guys think of this casting news?

SOURCE: Yahoo

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