‘Casino Royale’ director to power up ‘Green Lantern’?

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Variety reports that the man who orchestrated the revival of the James Bond franchise with Daniel Craig in 007’s tuxedo in Casino Royale is in talks with Warner Bros. to direct a movie based on the comic book hero Green Lantern.

Martin Campbell also directed 1995’s Bond movie GoldenEye starring Pierce Brosnan and the two recent Zorro films, The Mask of Zorro (1998) and The Legend of Zorro (2005), both starring Antonio Banderas and Catherine Zeta-Jones.

Rumored to be up for the role of Hal Jordan is Ryan Gosling (Remember the Titans, The Notebook).

See also: D.C. movie news, Green Lantern, Jonah Hex, Superman!

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