Washington, (ANI): Chinese actor Jackie Chan is set to star in new
period road film, tentatively titled Junior Soldiers. The actor
will also pen the screenplay of the film. Although the Rush Hour
star has started working on the screenplay, shooting is expected to
begin early next year.
Spox Yuan Nong from the Beijing office of Chan's JCE shingle
confirmed the pic would be shot next year but gave no further
details, reports Variety. According to Sina.com, the movie is a
period costume drama and is set during the Qin dynasty. Underdog
Knight helmer Ding Sheng will direct the film.