Lady Gaga To Make Movie Debut in Machete Kills

lady gaga in rick schwartz produced machete kills

Lady Gaga will make her movie debut in Robert Rodriguez directed and Rick Schwartz produced pulp sequel “Machete Kills.” The “Born This Way” singer has been shooting a cameo for the film which already includes a wild ensemble cast of Sofia VergaraMel GibsonCharlie SheenJessica AlbaAmber HeardCuba Gooding Jr.Vanessa HudgensMichelle RodriguezDemián Bichir and lead actor Danny Trejo.

Gaga — who’s previously played herself on “The Simpsons” and popped up as Girl at Swimming Pool #2 in a 2001 episode of “The Sopranos” — is playing a character called La Chameléon, according to a poster tweeted by the director.

Read the entire New York Post article, ‘Machete’ Lady

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Set Photos from Machete Kills

Jessica Alba and Danny Trejo in Rick Schwartz produced Machete KillsSet photos have emerged from Rick Schwartz produced and Robert Rodriguez directed Machete Kills, courtesy of Jessica Alba‘s Twitter Feed.

Click here to check out the set photos.  Machete Kills also stars Edward James Olmos, Sofia Vergara, Amber Heard, Demian Bichir, Michelle Rodriguez, and Mel Gibson.

Edward James Olmos joins cast of Machete Kills

Edward James Olmos joins cast of Rick Schwartz produced Machete KillsCasting rumors have been rampant regarding the Rick Schwartz produced and Robert Rodriguez directed Machete Kills, sequel to the cult classic Machete.  The Portugese site Omelette reports today that Edward James Olmos is joining the cast, which already includes Mel Gibson, Amber Heard, Jessica Alba, Michelle Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara, Demian Bichir and Danny Trejo.

Stay tuned for more updates on Machete Kills!

Read the entire article, Edward James Olmos Cast in Machete Kills, here.

Poster Art Released for Machete Kills

Machete Kills produced by Rick Schwartz

Machete Kills Poster

Early Poster Art for Machete Kills, produced by Rick Schwartz, was released just prior to the Cannes film festival.  

Sofia Vergara, Mel Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jessica Alba, Amber Heard, Demian Bichir, and of course Danny Trejo all star in Robert Rodriguez’s sequel which will be distributed by 20th Century Fox.

Machete Kills finds the titular ex-federale (Danny Trejo) recruited by the U.S. government to stop a terrorist named Mendez the Madman, who happens to be Mexico’s leading cartel dealer. Mel Gibson is set to co-star as Luther Voz, a cunning arms dealer and death merchant who aims to spread war across the planet by launching a missile.

Zoe Saldana Joins Cast of Machete Kills

Zoe Saldana

Zoe Saldana

Danny Trejo, star of the Rick Schwartz produced Machete Kills, revealed that Zoe Saldana is joining the cast of the film in a recent interview with Moviehole, an online film blog:

“Trejo, noting that the film kicks off into about three weeks, says ‘The sequel to Machete, Machete Kills, is going to be a lot more over-the-top than Machete. We’ve got Sofia Vergara, who is a star in her own right, Jessica Alba, Michelle Rodriguez, and Zoe Saldana – and guess what? I get to kiss all of ’em.’

Machete Kills is a Quick Draw production financed by Alexander Rodnyansky, as well as Aaron KaufmanIliana NikolicSergei Bespalov and Rick Schwartz.

The film is a sequel to the cult classic Machete.  Danny Trejo’s ‘Machete’ character originates from the 2001 Spy Kids film, written and directed by Robert Rodriguez. The film is an expansion of a fake trailer that was released together with Rodriguez’s and Quentin Tarantino‘s 2007 Grindhouse.

Click here to read the entire Moviehole article, ‘Danny Trejo on Machete Kills and Sin City 2′