Is Wesley Snipes Joining ‘Expendables 3’?

by Eddie Wright

On April 2, Wesley Snipes was officially released from the clink following a stint for tax evasion. Now — according to Slyvester Stallone’s Twitter feed — the three-time Vampire hunter is said to be joining your future Father’s Day purchase, “Expendables 3.”

Late on April 15, Stallone tweeted the following about the Simon Phoenix to his John Spartan:

Does Stallone simply mean Snipes is back in the real world and no longer donning stripes? Or does the “…with US” mean that he’s suiting up with Stallone and his (rumored) cohorts Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Jackie Chan, Bill Clinton (?), Arnold Schwarzenegger, Chuck Norris, and other 80’s icons? We await confirmation/denial.

In other “Sylvester Stallone likes Twitter news,” the sinewy star stoked the flames about Mel Gibson joining the crew behind the camera. He said:

Stallone added that he was just joshing, but figured he’d take the opportunity to ask fans for their thoughts/build buzz:

Finally, adding some clarification on April 15:

“Expendables 3″ is currently in pre-production. No director is attached.

[via Joblo]

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