Last night during the MTV Movie & TV Awards Paramount Pictures premiered the first trailer for Snake Eyes: G.I.Joe Origins. The movie stars actor Henry Golding in the lead role of a wayward street fighter who is taken in by the Arashikage Ninja clan. Check out more details below and share your thoughts. Snake Eyes: G.I.Joe Origins hits theaters July 23rd.
Official synopsis: 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.
Directed by Robert Schwentke (The Captain, RED) to a story by Evan Spiliotopoulos (Beauty and the Beast, The Nutty Professor), the movie features Henry Golding (Crazy Rish Asians) as Snake Eyes, Andrew Koji (Warrior) as Storm Shadow, Samara Weaving (Ready or Not) as Scarlett, Úrsula Corberó (Money Heist) as The Baroness, Peter Mensah (Spartacus) as Blind Master, Iko Uwais (Wu Assassins) as Hard Master, Haruka Abe (Slingers) as Akiko, Takehiro Hira (Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai) as Kenta, and Eri Ishida (Ultraman) as Obake Obaasan. Music by Martin Todsharow (Desert Flower, The Captain), Cinematography by Bojan Bazelli (Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Pete’s Dragon), with Fight Choreography by Kenji Tanigaki (Rurôni Kenshin, The Monkey King: Havoc in Heaven’s Palace).