Jackie Chan is going demon hunting, courtesy of director VASH (right) in an upcoming film.

Entitled Knight of Shadows, the film will have Chan play a demon hunter defending humanity from an inhuman invasion. When an evil force starts kidnapping village girls to feast on their souls, the demon hunter sets out to save them assisted by his lawman protégé and a group of friendly monsters.

The film is being produced by Keifer Liu, the producer of The Monkey King franchise. Hong Kong-based Golden Network is joining forces with Chan’s Sparkle Roll Media, iQiyi Pictures, and Golden Shore Films & Television on the film.

The film is currently being shopped around at the American Film Market and is in pre-production for a 2019 release date.


H/T: Screen Daily