Wesley Snipes is set to reprise his Blade role. Snipes is a well known actor, film producer, and martial artist and through the years he has been best known for his Marvel Comics character Blade in the Blade film trilogy and now he has been reported that this will be his fourth run with as a vampire hunter.
He is the son of Maryann (nee Long), a teacher’s assistant, and Wesley Rudolph Snipes, an aircraft engineer and also reported. Snipes will get a cool three million (Gbp1.8 million) pay cheque for his return to the film series, according to the New York Daily News. Snipes recently spoke about his desire to return to the franchise, telling Mtv.com,
“I’d be open to it. I think we’ve got some stones left unturned and there’s some latitude left for us to build on and I’d love to get back in the suit again and do some things I’ve learned how to do now that I didn’t know how to do then.”
The fifty two year star also played in 1998′s Blade, 2002′s Blade Ii and 2004′s Blade: Trinity.