Cooper, Reynolds & Timberlake In The Running For 'Green Lantern'

Friday, Jul 10, 2009  |  Updated 11:00 AM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Cooper, Reynolds & Timberlake In The Running For 'Green Lantern'

advertisement

The man with the green ring in Warner Bros. big screen treatment of "Green Lantern" is reportedly down to Bradley Cooper, Ryan Reynolds and Justin Timberlake.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the race to play the Hal Jordan, the pilot who is picked to become a member of the intergalactic police force known as the Green Lanterns, tightened this week.

VIEW THE PHOTOS: Justin Timberlake: From The Stage To The Red Carpet!

All three stars have had two rounds of screen tests for the role and the studio reportedly likes different qualities about all three actors.

Michael Fassbender, "The Tudors" star Henry Cavill and Jared Leto were other actors once considered to play the super hero.

VIEW THE PHOTOS: Bradley Cooper

"Green Lantern" is slated for a December 2010 opening.

Related Content from AccessHollywood.com:
VIEW THE PHOTOS: Ryan Reynolds: 'Van Wilder' to 'Deadpool'
PLAY IT NOW: Bradley Cooper Talks 'The Hangover'
PLAY IT NOW: Ryan Reynolds Talks 'The Proposal'

MORE ACCESS ON THESE TOPICS: Movies - Ryan Reynolds - Bradley Cooper - Justin Timberlake - Geek Chic

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
Get Our New iPad App
Now optimized for iPad, NBC 6... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out