“X-Men” and “Star Wars” actor Ray Park has been cast as Snake Eyes in Stephen Sommer’s big screen live-action adaptation of “G.I. Joe” reports Slashfilm.
Snake Eyes is one of the original members of the GI Joe series although not much is known about the ninja master’s real identity as it has remained classified throughout the series. The U.S. Army Sergeant First Class (E-7) is known for his stealth like movements and extensive knowledge of multiple forms of martial arts.
Snake-Eyes is romantically involved with fellow G.I. Joe member Master Sergeant Shana M. O’Hara, a.k.a. Scarlett. The project will hit theaters on August 7th 2009.