, better known as 'The Rock,' just uploaded a great production pic to his Twitter account showcasing what seems to be the prelude (or maybe even the aftermath) of an epic battle in 's upcoming Hercules, an adaptation of the Hercules: The Thracian Wars graphic novel.
With a cast that includes (apart from the muscle-bound, rocky actor / martial arts expert starring in the titular role) , , and , Hercules is shaping up to be a promising and increasingly anticipated summer release for 2014. Check out the Rock's tweet and an enlarged version of the set photo beneath!
The official synopsis for the movie is as follows:
Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labors. Our story begins after the labors, and after the legend. Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient Greece selling his services for gold and using his legendary reputation to intimidate enemies. But when the benevolent ruler of Thrace and his daughter seek Hercules’ help to defeat a savage and terrifying warlord, Hercules finds that in order for good to triumph and justice to prevail… he must again become the hero he once was… he must embrace his own myth… he must be Hercules.
Hercules: The Thracian Wars is set to hit theaters on July 25th, 2014.