Iko Uwais

Keanu Reeves' ‘Man of Tai Chi’ Trailer!

Keanu Reeves' ‘Man of Tai Chi’ Trailer!

Although there is no North American push for this movie yet, the international marketing for Keanu Reeves' directorial debut, Man of Tai Chi, is in full swing. The ass-kicking star of The Raid: Redemption, Iko Uwais, signed on for a prominent role last summer, but is nowhere to be found in this first trailer.

The story is set in Beijing and follows a young martial artist (Tiger Chen), whose exceptional skills present him with both fantastic opportunities and tough personal choices. Iko Uwais will fight Tiger Chen in one of the movie's final scenes. Keanu Reeves also stars.

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‘The Raid 2’ Photos with Iko Uwais as Rama

‘The Raid 2’ Photos with Iko Uwais as Rama

PT Merantau Films and XYZ Films announced today that production is under way on The Raid 2, director Gareth Evans' follow-up to last year's action-packed thrill ride The Raid: Redemption. Accompanying the announcement are the first seven photos, featuring The Raid: Redemption star Iko Uwais on the set. Take a look at these photos, then read the official press release for more details.

PT Merantau Films and XYZ Films announce the start of production for The Raid 2 (Indonesian title, The Raid 2: Bernadal), the sequel to the wildly popular international hit The Raid (aka The Raid: Redemption). The film reunites writer/director Gareth Evans with actor Iko Uwais, who will be reprising his starring role. Ario Sagantoro is producing for PT Merantau Films, along with Nathaniel Bolotin, Nick Spicer, Aram Tertzakian and Todd Brown for XYZ Films. Executive producing are Rangga Maya Barack-Evans and Irwan D. Musry.

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‘Man of Tai Chi’ Lands ‘The Raid: Redemption’'s Iko Uwais

The ass-kicking star of The Raid: Redemption, Iko Uwais, has signed on for a role in Man of Tai Chi, the directorial debut of Keanu Reeves.

The story is set in Beijing and follows a young martial artist (Tiger Chen), whose exceptional skills present him with both fantastic opportunities and tough personal choices. Iko Uwais will fight Tiger Chen in one of the movie's final scenes. Keanu Reeves is also starring, although no details were given regarding his character.

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Three ‘The Raid: Redemption’ Behind-the-Scenes Featurettes

Sony Pictures Classics has released three behind-the-scenes featurettes for The Raid: Redemption, which explodes into theaters March 23. Director Gareth Evans and star Iko Uwais take us through the production, giving us a look at the boot camp he put the cast through, plus a glimpse at the fight choreography, special effects, and the anatomy of a fight scene. Check out the incredible action now!

The Raid: Redemption was released March 23rd, 2012.

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‘The Raid’ Red Band Clip

A new red band clip has been released for The Raid, director Gareth Evans' upcoming action drama arriving in theaters March 23. Iko Uwais stars as a cop whose unit takes on the daunting task of infiltrating a 30-story building, filled wall-to-wall with criminals. Click on the video player below to watch Iko Uwais take on four of these bad guys at once, using some innovative fighting techniques.

The Raid: Redemption was released March 23rd, 2012.

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