New Machete Kills Poster

Lady Gaga is La Chameleon

With Machete Kills still shooting, Robert Rodriguez, has, as usual, turned himself into a one-man, early marketing system, tweeting comments and pictures from the movie. His latest offering is a first look at a previously unannounced cast members, singer Lady Gaga’s character La Chameleon, which you can see below.

In typically effusive style, Rodriguez writes:

I just finished working with @LadyGaga on @MacheteKills , she kicked SO MUCH ASS! Holy Smokes. Blown away!

— Robert Rodriguez (@Rodriguez) July 26, 2012

While we don’t yet know how she factors into the main plot, it appears Gaga will be sultry, dangerous and under serious threat of PETA chucking a bucket of red paint over her, given her choice of outfit.

Machete Kills finds Danny Trejo’s titular troublemaker battling his way through Mexico to take down an arms dealer who is making serious threats. The cast includes Mel Gibson, Amber Heard, Sofia Vergara, Jessica Alba, Michelle Rodriguez, Alexa Vega, Charlie Sheen, Vanessa Hudgens, Cuba Gooding Jr, William Sadler and Demian Bichir. It should explode on to our screens some time next year.