Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 has one of the most iconic villains ever. According to Variety, this iconic role of the villain, Shredder, has been bagged by Brian Tee, of The Wolverine fame.
Brain Tee will be joined by Megan Fox’s April O’Neil in the upcoming film. The film will also star Stephen Amell (Casey Jones), Will Arnett (Vern Fenwick), Tyler Perry (Baxter Stockman). The sequel of the popular film will be backed by Paramount. Michael Bay will return to produce Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2. The film will directed by David Green based on a script written by André Nemec and Josh Appelbaum.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle was rebooted in 2014 and it was a huge success, bringing in over $485 million dollars worldwide. The film itself had a budget of only $125 million. In the previous film, the role of the villain was played by Tohoru Masamune.
Brian Tee has just finished working on the NBC drama Love is a 4 Letter Word. The pilot is directed by George Tillman Jr. and is written and produced by Diana Son. Tee has a busy schedule. He finished working in Jurassic World, which is going to release in July. He plays the role of Takashi Hamada in the film. Tee has appeared in many popular franchises, including Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift and Mortal Kombat: Legacy.
Shredder is the nemesis of the Turtles. The fans of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will be familiar with Shredder and his metallic mask and helmet. He also has twin blades twisted around his wrist. In taking the role of a Mutant Ninja Turtle villain, Brian Tee is entering the list of noted actors like late James Avery, James Saito and Tohoru Masamune.
Filming for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 has begun and sexy lass Megan Fox was seen out shooting an action sequence on the streets of New York. The 28 year-old actress raced across Times Square as she dodged and stopped traffic. She was wearing skinny jeans, a white tank top with a green khaki jacket and brown ankle-length boots.