See Scott Adkins Replace Ryan Reynolds as Green Lantern for the DCEU
Scott Adkins replaces Ryan Reynolds as Green Lantern Hal Jordan for the DCEU in this awesome new image that imagines the future of the cinematic franchise.
Earlier this year, an audition tape surfaced online featuring actor and martial artist Scott Adkins delivering a self-tape for the role of Batman after Ben Affleck exited the DCEU. While this gave way to tons of fan art featuring Scott Adkins as Batman, and even edits his audition tape featuring Hans Zimmer’s score from The Dark Knight, fans are now imagining Scott Adkins as Ryan Reynolds’ replacement for Green Lantern following the casting of Robert Pattinson as Batman.
Thanks to digital artist mizuriofficial, you can see what Scott Adkins could look like replacing Ryan Reynolds as Green Lantern Hal Jordan. Check it out below!
So what do you think? Would you like to see Scott Adkins succeed Ryan Reynolds in the role of Green Lantern for the DCEU? Or would you rather see someone else besides Scott Adkins cast in the role? Were you a fan of Ryan Reynolds’ take on Green Lantern Hal Jordan? Let us know in the comments below!
Warner Bros. is currently developing a Green Lantern Corps film with Geoff Johns attached as both a writer and producer. Details on the project remain are under wraps, we know that Green Lantern Corps will feature the long-awaited team-up between Hal Jordan and John Stewart. The film is said to be a buddy-cop movie and has been described as “Lethal Weapon in space” with an older, more experienced Hal Jordan training John Stewart as a new recruit in the ways of the Green Lantern Corps.
While no casting details have been revealed yet, Warner Bros. had a shortlist of actors the studio was interested in for the role of Hal Jordan in 2017. It included Tom Cruise, Bradley Cooper, Armie Hammer, Jake Gyllenhaal, and even Ryan Reynolds.
Green Lantern Corps is one of many projects currently being developed for the DCEU. The list also includes The Batman, The Flash, The Suicide Squad, Birds of Prey, Black Adam, Supergirl, and New Gods.
The DCEU continues with Margot Robbie’s Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) on February 7, 2020, followed by Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman 1984 on June 5, 2020. A Joker film set outside of the DC Extended Universe starring Joaquin Phoenix as the Clown Prince of Crime is also set to open on October 4, 2019.
Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Ryan Reynolds, Scott Adkins, Green Lantern Corps and the future of the DCEU!
DC Universe Debuts ‘Doom Patrol’ Character Posters
Along with the premiere of the first teaser for Doom Patrol, DC Universe also debuted a collection of character posters for each of the members of perhaps the strangest team of characters to be adapted in live-action form for DC Comics.
In particular, these new character posters highlight Timothy Dalton’s The Chief, Diane Guerrero’s Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade’s Cyborg, April Bowlby’s Elasti-Woman, Matt Bomer’s Negative Man and Brendan Fraser’s Robotman. These posters each follow unique designs that reflect the nature of each character and tease unique personalities amongst the group as well.
You can start the gallery of new posters by clicking “Next”.
Which of these Doom Patrol posters is your favorite? Are you excited to see what the cast brings to these roles? Sound off in the comments below, and be sure to continue following Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news in the DC Universe.
Doom Patrol is a reimagining of one of DC’s strangest group of outcast Super Heroes which includes: Matt Bomer as Larry Trainor/Negative Man, Brendan Fraser as Cliff Steele/Robotman, April Bowlby as Elasti-Woman, Diane Guerrero as Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade as Victor Stone/Cyborg and Timothy Dalton as Dr. Niles Caulder/The Chief.
Here is the synopsis for the show:
“Doom Patrol will find the reluctant heroes in a place they never expected to be, called to action by Cyborg, who comes to them with a mission hard to refuse, but with a warning that is hard to ignore: their lives will never, ever be the same.”
Doom Patrol will premiere on February 15, 2019 exclusively on DC Universe.