Lee & Nichols Join G.I. Joe

Latino Review reports that Korean star Byeong-Heon Lee wil play Storm Shadow and Rachel Nichols is Shana “Scarlett” O’Hara in Stephen Sommers’ G.I. Joe adaptation.

Storm Shadow, aka. Thomas S. Arashikage, is the Cobra Commander’s ninja bodyguard and assassin who has changed sides several times, conflicted in loyalties between Cobra, G.I. Joe and his long relationship with his swordbrother Snake-Eyes (Ray Park).

The Atlanta-born O’Hara is a crossbow-wielding counter intelligence expert with martial arts and acrobatic skills who serves from time to time as team leader.

Byung-Hun Lee stars in “Winter Sonata” and the upcoming Josh Hartnett thriller “I Come With the Rain.” Nichols recently starred in “P2” and “Charlie Wilson’s War” and had a regular role on the final season of “Alias.”