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Tim Robbins Joins The Cast of ‘Green Lantern’


Tim Robbins (The Shawshank Redemption) has been cast in Martin Campbell’s big screen adaptation of the DC Comics superhero Green Lantern. Robbins joins the already cast Ryan Reynolds as the Green Lantern, and Blake Lively as Carol Ferris.

Robbins will play Senator Hammond, the disapproving father of the movie’s villain, Dr. Hector Hammond (Peter Sarsgaard), who becomes infused with psychic powers.

Green Lantern is set to begin shooting in New Orleans in March. The film is currently slated to hit theaters on June 17th, 2011.

Source: Heat Vision