The cast list for G.I. Joe continues to grow larger by the day. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Rachel Nichols, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje and Said Taghmaoui have all recently boarded Paramount's live action adaptation of the cartoon which spawned both a popular comic series and a line of action figures.

The film, to be directed by Stephen Sommers, will revolve around a group of military soldiers fighting off a terrorist cell called C.O.B.R.A. Nichols is set to play Scarlett, while Akinnuoye-Agbaje will play ordnance expert Heavy Duty and Taghmaoui will play Breaker, the team's communications specialist.

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The film will be release on August 7th. 2009.

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