Paramount Pictures has unveiled the second Snake Eyes G.I. Joe Origins trailer, which shows off more of Malaysian superstar Henry Golding (of Crazy Rich Asians fame) as the titular protagonist Snake Eyes.
The rest of the cast includes:
- Andrew Koji as Storm Shadow
- Iko Uwais as Hard Master
- Úrsula Corberó as Baroness
- Samara Weaving as Scarlett
- Andrew Koji
- Haruka Abe as Akiko
- Takehiro Hira
The synopsis reads:
Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins stars Henry Golding as Snake Eyes, a tenacious loner who is welcomed into an ancient Japanese clan called the Arashikage after saving the life of their heir apparent.
Upon arrival in Japan, the Arashikage teach Snake Eyes the ways of the ninja warrior while also providing something he’s been longing for: a home.
But, when secrets from his past are revealed, Snake Eyes’ honor and allegiance will be tested – even if that means losing the trust of those closest to him.
Based on the iconic G.I. Joe character, Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins also stars Andrew Koji as Storm Shadow, Úrsula Corberó as Baroness, Samara Weaving as Scarlett, Haruka Abe as Akiko, Tahehiro Hira as Kenta and Iko Uwais as Hard Master.
It will be directed by Robert Schwentke, best known for directing movies like 2009’s The Time Traveler’s Wife and 2013’s R.I.P.D. Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins is slated to premiere on 23 July 2021.
In the meantime, check out the trailer below: