He's up against Bradley Cooper and Ryan Reynolds

Justin Timberlake is in line to play the lead role in the upcoming ‘Green Lantern’ movie from Warner Bros.

The singer is up against ’The Hangover’s Bradley Cooper and Ryan Reynolds for the role of Hal Jordan in the flick, which is expected to cost between $150 million and $200 million to make.

The movie has a planned release date of December 2010, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Timberlake has previously appeared in ‘Alpha Dog’ and ‘Black Snake Moan’.

–By our New York staff.
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