“I’ve been talking to (director) Martin Campbell about it,” Worthington said when asked if he had been approached about the role. “It’s one of those things where they’re still doing the script. I said, ‘Give me a script. Let me have a look at it.’ I like Martin a lot. I met him on the Bond stuff, and I like his work, but the second step is, ‘Is it a movie that I’d go and see?'”
Warner Bros. Pictures is eyeing a June 17, 2011 release for the comic book adaptation.