Sarsgaard Is “Green Lantern” Villain

Peter Sarsgaard is in talks to play the villain Dr. Hector Hammond in Martin Campbell’s “Green Lantern” comic adaptation for Warner Bros. Pictures reports Heat Vision.

Hammond is a pathologist and son of a senator who is seen as a disappointment in his father’s eyes. He becomes infused with psychic powers when he discovers a meteor.

The actor joins Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively in the film which begins shooting in March in New Orleans. Donald De Line and Greg Berlanti are producing.