Veteran actors Jackie Chan and Sylvester Stallone are collaborating for an action film Ex- Baghdad.

Jackie Chan and Sylvester Stallone at Oscars 2016 | Image Source: AFP

The story centers on two ex-special forces soldiers who must escort a group of civilians along Baghdad's 'Highway of Death' to the safety of the Green Zone, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Director Scott Waugh | Image Source: AFP

Need for Speed director Scott Waugh is in negotiations to helm the movie, which is expected to be made on a budget of USD 80 million.

Talent International is set to finance with Chan, Hans Canosa, Esmond Ren, and Joe Tam producing.

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