Ryan Reynolds has been cast as Connor MacLeod in the forthcoming reboot of the Highlander franchise, IGN reports.
|Ryan Reynolds takes on Highlander|
According to The Tracking Board - who broke the story - Reynolds has been in negotiations for the last month to play the immortal, who was a sword-happy Scot in the original.
Reynolds character is described as, a Highlander who discovers he is one of a dwindling group of immortals who wander the earth and kill each other in combat for the final “Prize” – immortality.
No word if Ryan will be going in with a Scottish accent, although since the film is early in development, we don’t know that much about the film.
So stay tuned for more