New Korean character posters for Michel Gondry‘s(The Science of Sleep) The Green Hornet have gone online today. Seth Rogen stars as Britt Reid, who becomes the titular masked vigilante after the mysterious death of his father (Tom Wilkinson). Jay Chou stars as Kato, Cameron Diaz plays Rogen’s secretary and Christoph Waltz plays underworld crime boss Benjamin Chudnofsky.
Synopsis: The story follows Britt Reid (Rogen). He is the son and heir to Los Angeles’ largest newspaper fortune. He is also a rich and spoiled playboy who has been happily maintaining a wild existence. When his father James Reid (Tom Wilkinson) dies, Britt meets an impressive and resourceful company employee, Kato (Jay Chou). They have the resources to do something worthwhile with their lives and finally step out of James Reid’s shadow. Kato builds the ultimate weapon, The Black Beauty, an indestructible car with every weapon imaginable and Britt determines that in order to be heroes, they will pose as villains.
The movie also stars Edward Furlong, Edward James Olmos, Chad Colema, Sterling Cooper, Analeigh Tipton, David Harbour and Eddie Rouse.
The Green Hornet will be released in IMAX 3D, simultaneously with the 2D and 3D release of the movie on January 14th 2011.