The rapper turned actor will play a blind DJ who helps uncover a Satanic plot in the supernatural thriller based on Dean Koontz's bestselling novels. Stephen Sommers is directing the film, which stars Anton Yelchin, Addison Timlin, Willen Dafoe and Patton Oswalt.
Director Jon Chu has an overall vision for G.I. Joe 2, one with a "down and dirty" brand of soldier: "We’re really trying to break it down and take the shine off and show that my Joes were the ones in the mud, the sand and the trees and in the epic worldwide adventures."
Veteran actor Willem Dafoe and Scream 4 co-star Nico Tortorella are negotiating to join Anton Yelchin and Addison Timlin in Stephen Sommers' adaptation of the bestselling supernatural thriller.
The director of The Mummy and G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra reportedly has cast Anton Yelchin to star in Odd Thomas, an adaptation of the popular novel series by Dean Koontz.