Jon Moxley Begins Filming MMA Film ‘Cagefighter’ In November
All Elite Wrestling (AEW) star Jon Moxley is getting ready to begin filming for the upcoming mixed martial arts (MMA) film, “Cagefighter.” Deadline is reporting that filming for the project will get underway on November 1 in Saskatchewan, Canada. The film will also feature former WWE World Heavyweight Champion Christian, ex-UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, and ex-UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell.
Deadline offers the following description of the film:
Pic follows MMA knock-out specialist Reiss Gibson, now to be played by UK MMA fighter Alex Montagnani. With five title defences under his belt, Gibson is on the verge of becoming a legend of the cage. However, when his promoter, Max Black (Gina Gershon), sets up a cross-promotional bout against international Pro Wrestling showman, Randy Stone (former WWE Champion Jon Moxley), Gibson faces the fight of his life and challenges on multiple fronts.