If fans were wondering what’s next for UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey after her most recent destruction of Cat Zingano at Saturday’s UFC 184, they needn’t wonder any longer.
Unfortunately for fight fans, Rousey's next endeavor is in her other profession: making movies. Rousey, who made her acting debut in last year’s Expendables 3, already has upcoming roles in the soon-to-be-released Fast and Furious 7 and Entourage films. Now, entertainment outlet Variety is reporting that she has committed to her next movie.
The film, “Mile 22” will be produced by Peter Berg, with a screenplay by Graham Roland and will feature Rousey as a CIA field operative paired with an Indonesia police officer (played by Iko Uwais, of “The Raid” franchise fame) battling ‘extreme’ political corruption. The casting seems to suggest, once again, that Rousey is being fast-tracked to a career as a true female action star.
This, of course, is making some of her fighting contemporaries more than a littleRead More »from Ronda Rousey's latest movie project revealed amid criticism from rival