Ryan Reynolds is the Green Lantern

Ryan Reynolds Green Lantern

Ryan Reynolds has won the role of Warner Bros. live-action version of Green Lantern. The 32-year-old Hollywood star beat Jared Leto and Bradley Cooper to portray Hal Jordan, Green Lantern’s alter ego.

Reynolds was last seen in “The Proposal” and is already up for the lead role in the upcoming movie, “Deadpool“.

According to Variety.com, Warners and Campbell chose Reynolds because he was the only actor whose option was extended.

The “Green Lantern” is a superhero movie based on a fictional character who appears in comic books published by DC Comics. The movie production is currently scheduled to begin in January.

[image via Variety]