As The Highlander preps for a major franchise reboot, the studios are searching high and low for an actor for the title role. They may have found it in Ryan Reynolds.
According to Variety, the actor is in talks with Lionsgate-Summit to play the character Christopher Lambert made famous. It isn’t clear at this time if the role has been offered, but it looks like Reynolds is interested in playing the part.
Highlander is being directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo, with Neal Moritz and Peter David producing.