Nic Cage In Talks For “Green Hornet”

Nicolas Cage is in early talks to play the gangster villain in “The Green Hornet” for Sony Pictures says Variety.

Cameron Diaz is negotiating to play a reporter and love interest in the Michel Gondry-directed pic which stars Seth Rogen as the masked crime fighter. A replacement for Stephen Chow as his sidekick Kato is currently being sought.

Rogen and Evan Goldberg wrote the script and Neal Moritz is producing. Filming kicks off this Fall.