Friday, June 10, 2011

Elodie Yung Up For Jinx in G.I. Joe 2?

Casting continues on Paramount Pictures' untitled G.I. Joe sequel. Following a report earlier this week that Dwayne Johnson is likely to join the cast comes, via The Hollywood Reporter, word that Elodie Yung is likely as well.

Yung, a French actress best known for her role in District 13: Ultimatum, would play Jinx, a ninja that joins the Joes. The actress will also soon appear in David Fincher's The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.

The entire cast of the original 2009 G.I. Joe: Rise of the Cobra is not slated to return, but Channing Tatum is expected to return as Duke, as is Ray Park in the role of Snake Eyes.

Though the specifics may differ in the film version, details of Jinx can be found on her original action figure file card, pictured below (courtesy of

Want to be in The Avengers Movie?

Live in or around Cleveland, Ohio and want to be a part of Marvel movie history? The Greater Cleveland Film Commission has put out the following casting call on their website, offering the chance for fans to become paid background extras in the currently-filming The Avengers (thanks to reader Mikelikesit for the heads-up).



WHEN: Friday, July 15 Noon – 4 pm Saturday, July 16 10 am to 4 pm

WHERE: Holiday Inn – Independence 6001 Rockside Road Independence, OH 44131

NOTES: Must be 18 years or older Parents can submit current pictures of children under 18 Please come well-groomed and wearing your best business executive outfit Your photo will be taken at no charge Please bring a pen for application Know your clothing sizes!