Details: This poster shows Danny Trejo with his jacket and vest full of knives. At the top it says 'Danny Trejo as Machete'. At the bottom it says 'Machete'.
Machete is an upcoming action exploitation film, directed by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis. The film will star Danny Trejo in his first lead role as the title character. The film also stars Michelle Rodriguez, Cheech Marin, Lindsay Lohan, Don Johnson, Jessica Alba, Steven Seagal, Robert De Niro, Jeff Fahey, Cheryl Chin and Rose McGowan. The film is an expansion of a fake trailer Rodriguez directed for the 2007 film Grindhouse and centers around the character of Machete Cortez. Filmed in autumn 2009, the movie will be released in the United States on September 3, 2010.