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Sylvester Stallone has said he would welcome Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson into The Expendables.

The Hercules and Fast And Furious star has hinted he would like to join the action franchise, but as a rival to Sly’s team of mercenaries, which includes Jason Statham, Terry Crews and Dolph Lundgren. He previously said in a Reddit Ask Me Anything chat: ‘I don’t want to be on their team and be buddies with them. I want to hunt every single one of them down.’ Sly said: ‘ The Rock would be fantastic.

I think he would be more of a guest villain or he would have his own group like Arnold (Schwarzenegger) - Arnold’s like a competitor mercenary.’ The filmmaker, who co-wrote and co-produced the films, already has some ideas for The Expendables 4.