22 May 2012 9:42 AM, PDT | FilmJunk | See recent FilmJunk news »

Last summer wasn't a great one for Ryan Reynolds, who had two films (Green Lantern and The Change-Up) that kinda failed at the box office. Safe House ended up being a somewhat better showing for him, although that was largely due to Denzel Washington's presence. There is still a lot of doubt surrounding his ability to headline a big studio tentpole, and yet, the offers haven't stopped coming in. His next major starring role will be in R.I.P.D. with Jeff Bridges, and he is also still attached to star in Fox's Deadpool movie. Now this month we have word that he is close to signing on for the upcoming Highlander remake as well. If there can only be one, I don't think this is the one we all had in mind. According to Variety, Reynolds is the current frontrunner to play Connor MacLeod in the new Highlander film (assuming »

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