Martial arts movie set for January release
Magnet, the genre division of Magnolia Pictures, targets a January release for the pic. Magnet also released the first “Ong Bak” in 2005 as well as the second chapter in 2009.
Co-written, co-directed and co-produced by Jaa, “Ong Bak 3” pits Jaa’s character against a supernatural adversary played by Dan Chupong.
“Ong Bak 3” joins a slate of upcoming Magnet releases including “Monsters” and “Rubber.” Distribution deal for “Ong Bak 3” was negotiated by Magnet’s Tom Quinn with Gilbert Lim of production company Sahamongkolfilm Intl.