LOS ANGELES (DS) Clint Eastwood has played down reports linking him to The Expendables 3. The Hollywood legend was recently said to be in talks to join the upcoming third instalment of the action franchise from Sylvester Stallone. He stated that it is unlikely he will star in the film, but joked that he may direct it instead. When asked if he may act in it, he told Extra TV: ‘’Probably not. I’m probably more apt to direct something.