Following the inroads made by Song Hye Kyo and Jeon Ji Hyeon, the Korean wave has continued it relentless sweep into America as Rain landed a lead role in the upcoming Hollywood movie "Ninja Assassin". This is a huge step forward for Rain following his supporting role in Wachowski's brothers production - "Speed Racer".
Rain looking like a 'speed demon' in his Speed Racer role
(Source: Still derived from Speed Racer trailer)Everything seems to be humming along well for this heart-throb in the Chinese Year of the Rat as he also recently concluded a contract with the William Morris Agency (WMA), a New York-based talent agency that represents entertainers such as Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez and Russell Crowe.
The Korean Herald - Rain grabs leading role in Hollywood film