Filmmaker-actor Taika Waititi and Temuera Morrison (pictured right — and who played Jango Fett from “Star Wars Episode II – Attack of the Clones”) have joined the cast of Warner Brothers 3D feature Green Lantern:
Waititi plays the best friend of Hal Jordan, the test pilot who comes to wear the super-powered ring of the interplanetary police force known as the Green Lantern Corps.
Morrison is playing Abin Sur, a member of the Corps who is instrumental in Jordan becoming the superhero.
Directed by Martin Campbell, Green Lantern stars Ryan Reynolds as Hal Jordan / Green Lantern, Blake Lively (Carol Ferris), Mark Strong (Sinestro), Tim Robbins (Senator Hammond) and Peter Sarsgaard (Hector Hammond). The film is scheduled to hit conventional and 3D theaters on June 17, 2011.
Source: THR’s Heat Vision blog