Exclusive! 'Garam Masala' actress Neetu Chandra bags 'Never Back Down: Revolt'

Neetu Chandra, who is known for acting in films like ‘Garam Masala’, ‘Oye Lucky Lucky Oye’, ‘Rann’, ’13B’, ‘Traffic Signal’ etc. has added a new feather in her cap as she has bagged the multi starrer franchise of ‘Never Back Down’ – the forthquel titled as ‘Never Back Down: Revolt’, which is helmed by Kellie Madison.

A source close to the industry reveals about the role Neetu has bagged in the film. “Neetu Chandra is carved as a cold brutal fighter who is kidnapped and forced to compete in elite underground fights and has to battle her way out to freedom against a gang who run the fight trafficking ring.”

Kellie Madison (The Gate, The Tank) will direct the fourthquel ‘Never Back Down: Revolt’ from a script by Audrey Arkins (Elyse).

Moreover, ‘Never Back Down: Revolt’ centers a woman (Olivia Popica, Informer, Retribution) who is kidnapped and forced to compete in elite underground fights and has to battle her way out to freedom. Michael Bisping (Den of Thieves) and Brooke Johnston (Hurricane Heist) star as the antagonists who run the fight trafficking ring. Diana Hoyos (2020 Best Actress winner in Colombia for Enfermeras), Neetu Chandra (The Good Maharaja, Shooter) and James Faulkner (Atomic Blonde, Paul Apostle of Christ) round out the cast.

The fourth installment will be produced by Craig Baumgarten of Wonder Street and David Zelon of Mandalay Pictures and is all see a theatrical release in 2021.

The first ‘Never Back Down’ was released in 2008 that starred Amber Heard, Sean Faris, Djimon Hounsou and Cam Gigandet and grossed $41 million-plus worldwide.