Production Update: Green Lantern

Published on March 19th, 2009

greenlanternring1Warner Bros. Pictures is scheduled to begin filming The Green Lantern in September in Australia, reports Production Weekly on there Twitter.

The Green Lantern film to be directed by Martin Campbell, the comic book adaptation is targeted for a December 17, 2010 release. Yet no casting news from Warner Bros on who will be playing Hal Jordan.

The “Green Lantern” was created in 1940 by writer Bill Finger and artist Martin Nodell. Hal Jordan introduced in 1959, a second-generation test pilot, is an ordinary man who was given the power ring and battery (lantern) by a dying alien named Abin Sur. When Abin Sur’s spaceship crashed on Earth, the alien used his ring to seek out an individual to take his place as Green Lantern: someone who was “utterly honest and born without fear.”

Simon Daoudi
Simon@comicimpact.com