Yup, that’s Oleg Taktarov standing next to Academy Award winner Adrien Brody! Everyone’s favorite Russian UFC veteran and YAMMA competitor has been cast in the new “Predators” movie, which is a direct sequel of the original “Predator” movie starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. Directed by Robert Rodriguez of “Sin City” fame, this movie will take place on the Predator home world as a group of soldiers led by Brody attempt to escape with their lives.
The film also stars Alice Braga, Danny Trejo, Walt Goggins, Topher Grace, Derek Mears, Mahershalalhashbaz Ali and Louiz Ozawa. It is set for a Summer 2010 release.
More pics of Oleg in his fatigues (and with a huge machine gun) after the jump!