Hollywood producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura praised hallyu star Lee Byung Hun. According to BH Entertainment, during an interview with ‘cinema blend’ at the New York Fair,’ Hollywood producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura named Lee Byung Hun, who plays Storm Shadow in ‘G.I. JOE 2,’ as one of the key stars to look out for in the movie.
Lorenzo di Vonaventura stated, “Storm Shadow will have a much bigger role in ‘G.I. JOE: RETALIATION.’ We have Byung Heon Lee who comes back from the first movie. He’s such a star in Asia.” He praised the Korean actor for his ability to master English, and that his ability to refine his English speaking skills increased his role in the movie significantly.
The producer also revealed that the film has two major stories. One will be about the Joes, while the other will be about the ninjas. He added, “The Snake Eye Storm Shadow storyline is one of the prominent storyline in the movie.”
Meanwhile, “G.I. JOE: RETALIATION” will open in theaters on June 29, 2012 in the States.