Ryan Reynolds is set to star in the thriller "Buried" for Safran Co. and Versus Entertainment says Variety.
The hunk will play a civilian contractor who's kidnapped in Iraq and awakens buried in a coffin in the desert, armed only with a cell phone, a candle and a knife.
Rodrigo Cortes will direct from a script by Chris Sparling. Shooting begins this month in Barcelona.
Peter Safran and Adrian Guerra will produce.