Michelle Rodriguez Reveals The “Bloody” Premise Behind Her New Gender Reassignment Thriller

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A bloody Michelle Rodriguez is clad in robe and underwear while on the set for her new film, Tomboy, A Revenger’s Tale – but it’s not what you think. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Fast & Furious star was spotted getting down and dirty for her role as a hitman who’s surgically transformed to a hitwoman after being betrayed by a group of gangsters.

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“It’s been 15 years since I was the lead of my own feature, in Girlfight,” said Rodriguez to Interview about the her breakthrough film in 2000. “I haven’t done what I came here to do. I’m just kind of fiddling around. I haven’t even been born yet. I’ve been part of really big things that are amazing, but I haven’t taken on that responsibility yet.”

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The maniacal surgeon, based on a story by novelist and journalist Denis Hamill, will be played by Sigourney Weaver.

Watch her in action, below. The film is expected to hit theaters in 2017.