Sony Imageworks to Create Green Lantern Effects

Variety reports that Warner Bros. Pictures has tapped Sony Pictures Imageworks as the lead visual effects studio for Green Lantern.

The VFX supervisors on the Martin Campbell-directed comic book adaptation are Karen Goulekas (The Day After Tomorrow) and Kent Houston (Edge of Darkness, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus). Jim Berney (I Am Legend) will be VFX supervisor for Imageworks.

Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Peter Sarsgaard star in the film, scheduled to hit theaters on June 17, 2011.

Source: Variety