Ian McShane Talks ‘Death Race’

The film is to take place "inside" a prison?
BY |
Ian McShane Talks ‘Death Race’

Empire Online recently caught up with actor Ian McShane to talk about his upcoming film Death Race. The film is a remake of Roger Corman's cult classic Death Race 2000, which is being directed by Paul W.S. Anderson and produced by Tom Cruise.

McShane stated, "This is even more violent. This is set in the future, it's like NASCAR to the death inside prison. On TV. And I play the guy who runs the race, coaches the racers, from inside prison. It's a lot of fun."

McShane is starring as Jason Statham's "super-mechanic" who works for the prison. The actor also mentioned that a "Sexy Beast" sequel could be on the way, "I had lunch with Johnny Hurt and Ray Winstone the other day in LA. We want to do a follow up..."

Death Race was released August 22nd, 2008.

Best of the Web


Want to join the discussion?

Facebook Twitter

Popular Stories

‘Tron 3’ Is Dead!

‘Tron 3’ Is Dead!

Disney has opted to not move forward with ‘Tron 3’, which has Joseph Kosinski set to direct and Garrett Hedlund and Olivia Wilde starring.

By B. Alan Orange | 18 hours ago

1.7k Shares7 Comments

Point Break Trailer Remakes an Action Classic!

Point Break Trailer Remakes an Action Classic!

Edgar Ramirez and Luke Bracey step into the iconic roles of Bodhi and FBI agent Johnny Utah in the first trailer for the ‘Point Break’ remake.

By Brian Gallagher | 4 days ago

811 Shares7 Comments

Latest Headlines

‘Hit-Girl’ Movie Too Insane to Ever Get Made?

‘Hit-Girl’ Movie Too Insane to Ever Get Made?

‘Kick-Ass’ creator Mark Millar has a great idea for a spinoff ‘Hit-Girl’ movie, but thinks it might be too crazy for commercial audiences.

By B. Alan Orange | 2 hours ago

636 Shares2 Comments

Around the Web

Popular Movies