John Cusack, Adrien Brody to act in `Dragon Blade`

PTI| Updated: Jun 17, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

Los Angeles: Actors John Cusack and Adrien Brody will star in Chinese movie `Dragon Blade` which also has action hero Jackie Chan.

Cusack, 47, is set to play Lucius, a Roman general who leads a legion of soldiers into China and Brody, 41, will play the role of the villain, a power-hungry Tiberius, suggest reports.

Chan will be the commander of the protectorate of the western regions, who wants to protect his country`s borders. The film, with USD 65 million budget has been filming in China.

Directed by Daniel Lee, it will be one of the three most expensive films shot in China. It is Cusack`s first Chinese language movie.