Deal kicks off with "Vendetta," that Jen and Sylvia Soska will direct. The Soska sisters recently completed "See No Evil 2," starring WWE's Kane, that Lionsgate will release. Company will also distribute "Leprechaun: Origins" in August.
"Vendetta," set to star Paul Wight, otherwise known as WWE's the Big Show (see above), and revolves around a detective who deliberately commits a crime in order to wind up in prison and enact revenge on the man who murdered his wife. Justin Shady wrote the script.
WWE and Lionsgate have a long history together, having already produced "The Condemned," with "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, and the first "See No Evil."
Deal was first reported by Deadline.
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