Patrick Hughes has been hired to direct The Expendables 3!
Oh, also... They're making an Expendables 3!
Hughes is a young Australian filmmaker who has made--count them--one feature length film: 2010's Red Hill.
The Expendables 2 starred such action giants as Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bruce Willis, Liam Hemsworth, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Terry Crews.
For the third film, some of the actors being sought to join on include Clint Eastwood, Nicholas Cage, Harrison Ford, and Jackie Chan.
There is no word yet on what the plot of The Expendables 3 might entail. Stay tuned for more.