Ryan Reynolds Confirmed For Highlander Reboot

Lionsgate/Summit Entertainment are moving forward with their remake/reboot of Highlander, and after months of speculation, Ryan Reynolds is confirmed to be playing the lead role.  Reynolds will play Conner MacLeod, 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.  The film is being directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo and is due in theaters in 2014.