Sylvester Stallone has chosen a director for The Expendables 3, according to reports.
The Hollywood Reporter's Heat Vision blog said Australian filmmaker Patrick Hughes is set to get the offer to make the film when he meets up with the company behind the movie.
The Expendables 3 is the third instalment in Sylvester's action movie franchise, which has previously starred Jason Statham, Bruce Willis and Arnold Schwarzenegger as well as Sly himself.
Wesley Snipes is also rumoured to be in the new film.
Patrick made his name with Red Hill, a 2010 thriller starring Ryan Kwanten.