Nicolas Cage Not Confirmed For Expendable 3 Says Stallone

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There seems to have been a bit of confusion in regards to earlier statements that Sylvester Stallone made about Nicolas Cage and The Expendables 3.

It’s been erroneously reported by a number of websites that Stallone confirmed Nicolas Cage for The Expendables 3, with a reported Facebook post and a Spanish website being cited as the source.

However, it turns out that Stallone never made those exact statements, as what happened was he previously made those comments about Nicolas Cage – as well as Mickey Rourke, Harrison Ford and Wesley Snipes – while filming The Expendables 2 — about what actors he would like to see on the sequel.

The mix-up appears to have happened with a translation with the Spanish website, and regarding the alleged Facebook post — that appears to be false.

Stallone tells Deadline.com that he “has no knowledge of Nic Cage joining Expendables 3.”

The good news is that The Expendables 3 is a go and is currently being shopped around to an international distributor.