AceShowbiz - Lindsay Lohan has a chance to join the cast of drama movie "Machete" if she is keen on doing it, director Robert Rodriguez has stated. Being interviewed by MTV when he dropped by to promote his upcoming adventure film "Shorts", the filmmaker informally stated that there is a vacant role for the "Mean Girls" star in the Danny Trejo-starring movie
Although Rodriguez refused to answer whether he is interested to have Lohan as a part of the movie, he did praise the actress, saying "Lindsay's cool." The man behind "Sin City" then added, "There's actually cool part in the movie for her if she takes it." However, it wasn't mentioned whether Lohan has been auditioned for any role in the movie or what kind of role meant by Rodriguez.
Planned to be released in 2010, "Machete" is an expansion of the fake trailers for Robert Rodriquez and Quentin Tarantino double feature, "Grindhouse". The story centers on a Mexican ex-Federal agent with a gift for wielding a blade, who hides out as a day laborer, who is double-crossed by a corrupt state senator.
As stated by director Robert Rodriguez during the interview, the film will begin its "shooting in a couple weeks." The studio is still "casting right now". The only official cast members so far are Danny Trejo and Michelle Rodriguez, while there were rumors that Robert De Niro might have a role in the film.
As for Lindsay Lohan, the actress/singer is famous for her role in "Georgia Rule" and "Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen". She is currently attached to star in fantasy comedy "The Other Side" and musical film "Dare to Love Me". Her latest appearance was in TV movie "Labor Pains" which was aired on ABC Family on July 19.