PRODUCTION: Jean Claude Van Damme to shoot Six Bullets in Romania

By Iulia Blaga

    BUCHAREST: Six Bullets aka The Butcher, a new actioner starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, is set to shoot in Romania in September, with MediaPro Studios (www.mediaprostudios.com ) providing production services. The film will be directed by Ernie Barbarash with a script written by Chad Law and Evan Law.

    Van Damme plays an ex-mercenary hired by a martial art fighter to find his kidnapped daughter. Van Damme's son, Kristopher Van Varenberg, is also expected in the cast. Brad Krevoy and Patrick Newall are producing. The budget is 10 million euro.

    The producer is Motion Picture Corporation of America (www.mpcafilm.com) which is also shooting William Kaufman's action movie One in the Chamber, starring Cuba Gooding Jr. and Dolph Lundgren, between 10 July 10 and 1 August in Romania.