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Jeff Bridges Officially Getting "RIPD" Opposite Ryan Reynolds




    Someday Zach Galifianakis can tell his grandkids about the time he bailed on a project and they had to bring in an Oscar winner to replace him.

    News that Jeff Bridges was in negotiations to join Ryan Reynolds in the cops-from-the-great-beyond comedy "R.I.P.D." broke late last month, talk that has been confirmed by The Wrap

    Blake Lively Goes Brunette For "Green Lantern"

    Blake Lively Goes Brunette For "Green Lantern"
    Blake Lively chats about her role as Star Sapphire in the upcoming comic book movie, "Green Lantern." Find out what she thinks of the footage she's seen. Plus, why did she really dye her hair brown for the role? (Published Tuesday, March 4, 2014)

    The film is being directed by Robert Schwentke ("R.E.D."--he only adapts comics whose titles are acronyms) and based on the comic book of the same name.

    "R.I.P.D." ("Rest In Peace Department") has Reynolds set to star as Nick Cruz, a cop murdered in the line of duty who agrees to join God's police force in return for a chance to catch his killer, with Bridges taking over the role of his partner, a veteran of the force dating back to the 19th Century.

    Ryan Reynolds Did "Everything" for "Green Lantern"

    [NATL] Ryan Reynolds Did "Everything" for "Green Lantern"
    The actor talks about the physical demands of his role and says he didn't predict the "knife fight in a phone booth sort of mentality" the film would be on a day to day basis. (Published Friday, April 8, 2011)

    "R.I.P.D." is allegedly due in 2012, but a look at Reynolds' schedule makes that seem very, very ambitious.