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The Producer of Scary Movie to Star in G.I. Joe

January 7, 2008 (6:33 am) GMT
Said to be involved in developing a cop action spoof with his brothers, Marlon Wayans is reported to be starring in a war-themed movie based on Hasbro's American soldier action figure.
Marlon Wayans

One of the Hollywood's comic brothers, the Wayans, is set to star in the war-themed film, "". According to Variety, has signed a deal with Paramount Pictures to play Ripcord, a leader of the military unit.

In the film based on Hasbro's American soldier action figure, Wayans will play alongside , , Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje and Said Taghmaoui. In the meantime, is said to be in negotiations to join the action movie.

Further, the Stephen Sommers-directed film that is set ten years in the future is scheduled to begin shooting sometime in February 2008 in Los Angeles and will be released on August 7, 2009. It is said that the film will feature Destro and the Baroness as the main villains, while the rivalry between Snake-Eyes and Storm Shadow will be one of its main plot points.

Wayans is famous for being a producer of "Scary Movie" series and portraying Marcus Copeland in "". He can also be seen in "" and "". Recently, he was reported to be developing a cop action spoof with his brothers, Shawn Wayans and Keenen Ivory Wayans.

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