Kris Wu is making waves, and the latest news of this Canadian Chinese actor is his casting in the upcoming Hollywood movie by director D.J. Caruso. Kris will have three movies out in 2017 and “xXx: The Return of Xander Cage” will be Kris' second international movie after Luc Besson’s “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets“.

The announcement was made via twitter by the director himself, who also posted a picture of Kris and costar Hermoine Corfield: 

Not much is known about the movie or the role Kris will be playing, but the plot is as follows:

“Xander Cage is presumed dead after an incident, though he secretly returns to action for a new, tough assignment with his handler Augustus Gibbons, the NSA agent, and returns as an xXx agent while he gets into a showdown with the mysterious Raif.”

The movie is set for release in 2017 and also stars Vin Diesel, Samuel L. Jackson, Ruby Rose, Jet Li, Nina Dobrev and Tony Jaa. 

What role do you think Kris will have in the movie?