Before Keanu Reeves takes on samurai warriors and supernatural creatures in 47 Ronin this Christmas, the actor will put both his martial arts and directing skills to the test in Man of Tai Chi. The actor makes his directorial debut with this action-adventure, following a young fighter into the underground fight club scene. In May, we reported that the movie was acquired by RADiUS-TWC. Co-starring Tiger Hu Chen, Iko Uwais and Jeremy Marinas, Man of Tai Chi hits theaters November 1.
Set in modern Beijing, Man of Tai Chi marks Keanu Reeves' directorial debut. The film, also starring Reeves, follows the spiritual journey of a young martial artist (played by Tiger Hu Chen) whose unparalleled Tai Chi skills land him in a highly lucrative underworld fight club. As the fights intensify, so does his will to survive.