Iko Uwais, the star of the bone-crunching Indonesian action movie The Raid and The Raid 2, is in negotiations to suit up for the G.I. Joe spinoff, Snake Eyes. Paramount, Skydance and Hasbro’s movie arm AllSpark Pictures are behind the project that has Robert Schwentke directing. Uwais will play Hard Master, Snake Eyes’ tough as nails teacher who is also a skilled sword master.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter