Jodie Foster to join 'R.I.P.D.'
Published Jun 27 2011, 18:39 BST | By Daniel Sperling Jodie Foster
has reportedly been approached to appear in action comedy R.I.P.D.
star is being courted to take on a lead role in the comic book adaptation, which tells the story of a ghostly police force, according to Indiewire
Foster is apparently being lined up to play a character named Procter, believed to be the boss of the titular organisation.
Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges
are so far the only stars confirmed for the 2013 picture. Hangover
star Zach Galifianakis was previously attached to the project, but dropped out in April as a result of scheduling conflicts
Foster previously worked with R.I.P.D.
's director Robert Schwentke on 2005 airplane mystery Flightplan
will hit cinemas on June 28, 2013.