Casting Bits: Ryan Reynolds in ‘A Boy Named Sue;’ Garret Dillahunt in ‘Looper;’ Walton Goggins in ‘Officer Down’
Posted on Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 by Russ Fischer
I suspect this film will never get made with this cast, but you might eventually see A Boy Named Sue on screens in some form. In a piece about Ryan Reynolds forming a TV production company with Allan Loeb, Deadline reports on the film, written by Loeb, which has Ryan Reynolds attached to star as ” a guy who disguises himself as a woman to win his ex-girlfriend back.” So it is kind of Tootsie by way of Johnny Cash, with a little extra romantic comedy? Maybe? Despite the fact that Ryan Reynolds and Allan Loeb are developing this as part of a whole slate of stuff they’ve got cooking, I bet this gets made with someone else in the lead.
After the break, two great character actors, Garret Dillahunt and Walton Goggins, get new gigs. Read More »