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It was reported that Malaysian-born actress Michelle Yeoh will be joining the sequel to 2011 Hollywood action film, “The Mechanic”.

According to IGN News, the actress will be joining lead star Jason Statham in the new movie, “Mechanic: Resurrection”, which is slated for release in January 2016.

Aside from Michelle, other cast members include Jessica Alba and Tommy Lee Jones. Dennis Gansel (“The Fourth State”) is set to direct.
The official synopsis of “Mechanic: Resurrection” read: When someone from his past forces him back into the business, Arthur BiShop (Jason Statham) has to complete an impossible list of assassinations of the most dangerous men in the world”.
No detail has been released as to Michelle’s role in the movie.
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