The G.I. Joe movie franchise is getting a reboot in the form of a prequel focusing on Snake Eyes’ character. The movie will bring back to life the movie franchise after a long wait by fans for G.I. Joe 3 since the 2013 release of the second installment of the G.I. Joe: Retaliation.
The movie’s star actor Henry Golding opined his view of the movie as digging deep into who Snake really is and what motivates him. The movie is going to the Snake Eyes’ start journey.
Snake Eyes will be produced by a host of companies, including MGM, Skydance, Entertainment One, among others. The movie is being produced by Jeff Waxman and directed by Robert Schwentke. The movie’s production started in January 2020, and there are talks already for a sequel after Snake Eyes is released.
Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins Release Date: When Will it Premiere?
Snake Eyes was previously scheduled to release on March 27, 2020, and further moved to October 23, 2020. However because of the lockdown and closure of cinemas made it be finally shifted to October 22, 2021. On Instagram, Henry Golding revealed his first look on his birthday:
Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins Cast: Who will appear in the show?
The cast ensemble of the movie features great actors part of which are:
- Henry Golding, the Crazy Rich Asians actor, takes on the role of Snake Eyes.
- Samara Weaving plays the role of Scarlett.
- Iko Uwais stars as the Hard Master
- Money Heist Season 5 star- Ursula Corbero stars as Baroness.
Other cast members include Haruka Abe (47 Ronin), Takehiro Hira (Giri/Haji), Peter Mensah (300).
Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins Plot: What will Happen?
As previously mentioned, Snake Eyes is a prequel that tells the origin story of a member of the G.I. Joe squad, a ninja named Snake Eyes. Although Snake Eyes was a leader of the G.I. Joe crew, he is an influential and important part of the team. The movie’s plot will most likely start with Snake Eyes’ journey in training and his relationship with Storm Shadow. It could also focus on a time when the Snake Eyes persona has been developed and tells the magnificent journey to the army.
Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins Trailer: When will we see it?
There is no trailer for the upcoming movie yet because filming ended in February and the US went into lockdown almost immediately. We do hope that a trailer for the movie will be released very soon.