Iervolino & Lady Bacardi Entertainment to Handle World Sales and Distribution;
Will Launch Sales at AFM
October 31, 2022 – It was revealed today that action icon Jean-Claude Van Damme (“Kickboxer” franchise, “Expendables 2,” “JCVD”) is set to star in the action feature “Silent Kill.” Anthony Hickox (“Hellraiser III”) wrote the screenplay and will direct the film.
Starring alongside Van Damme are former NFL star turned actor Vernon Davis (“Gasoline Alley”), Rafael Amaya “(El Senor Del Los Cielos” aka “The Lord of Skies”) and Madalina Anea (“Watcher”).
Iervolino & Lady Bacardi Entertainment (“ILBE”), the publicly held studio run by Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi (Euronext Growth Milan – IE and Euronext Growth Paris – ALIE) is handling worldwide sales and will be introducing the project to buyers at the American Film Market (AFM) this week.
In “Silent Kill,” four mercenaries find a hidden treasure in Congo. They bury it and agree to meet back at the same spot in three years and split the fortune evenly, but a lot can happen in three years.
Jean-Claude Van Damme and Joram Moreka are producing the film. Executive producers are Andrea Iervolino, Monika Bacardi, Ovidiu Toma and Bradley Gentz.
Principal Photography will commence in early Q1 2023.
Andrea Iervolino said, “One of the all-time great action stars, Jean-Claude Van Damme has cultivated a worldwide fanbase that will absolutely love this adrenaline-fueled movie that starts fast and never takes it’s foot off the gas pedal. Its Van Damme doing what everyone loves watching him do.”
Julie Sultan negotiated the ILBE distribution deal with Joram Moreka.
Van Damme is represented by Rodin Entertainment. Vernon Davis is represented by UTA and Penzi Management. Rafael Amaya is represented by Amaya Management. Madalina Anea is represented by Reality Check Management. Anthony Hickox is represented by United Agents.