The sequel to GI Joe will be directed by Jon Chu (who helmed Step Up and Justin Bieber Never Say Never). The film is titled G.I. Joe Retaliation (previously titled GI Joe Cobra Strikes). Not all of the original cast is back, just Channing Tatum, Ray Park and Lee Byun-hun are returning. But new characters will be played by Dwayne Johnson, Ray Stevenson, Elodie Yung, Adrianne Palicki, Stephen Martines, D.J. Cotrona, and RZA.
The release date of GI Joe 2 Retaliation is set for June 29, 2012.
Filming should start this month in Louisiana. Meanwhile Dwayne Johnson is training for his role as Roadblock:
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Stay tuned with us for more information about the movie GI Joe 2 Retaliation as soon as details emerge!