Actors RZA and D.J. Cotrona are both in talks to join the sequel G.I. Joe II for Paramount Pictures.

RZA is in discussions to play the Blind Master, a martial arts expert who trained both Snake Eyes (Ray Park) and Jinx (Elodie Yung). Although Ray Park has not officially signed on yet, it is believed that he will reprise his Snake Eyes role from G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. D.J. Cotrona is in talks to play Flint in the sequel. Dwayne Johnson has already joined the cast playing Roadblock, while Channing Tatum will return as Duke.

Jon M. Chu is directing G.I. Joe II from a screenplay by the Zombieland writing team of Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick.

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No production schedule was given for G.I. Joe II, although Paramount has slated it for release on August 10, 2012.