This page is dedicated to all Rumors regarding the film Green Lantern Corps.


  • DEBUNKED! Jai Courtney is up for a role. (He is currently playing Captain Boomerang).[1]
  • Dan Amboyer may be portraying Hal Jordan.[2]
  • Tyrese Gibson is campaigning to play John Stewart.[3][4][5][6]
  • DEBUNKED! Common is interested in portraying John Stewart.[7]
  • DEBUNKED! Chris Pine is rumored for the role of Hal Jordan.[8][9][10]
  • John Stewart is being cast as the main character.[11]
  • Matthew McConaughey is in talks for a role.[12]
  • Lance Gross may portray John Stewart.[13]
  • Ricardo Segarra will have a role.[14][15]
  • D.B. Woodside may portray John Stewart.[16]
  • Christina Wren will reprise her role as Carrie Farris.[17]
  • Channing Tatum will have a role.[18]
  • Luke Evans is heavily rumoured to play Sinestro.[19]
  • Misha Collins, Channing Tatum, Milo Ventimiglia, Steven Yeun, and Jake Gyllenhaal have been approached for various roles.[19]
  • Emily Blunt, Rosamund Pike, Alexandra Daddario, and Jessica Chastain have also been approached.[19]
  • DeMark Thompson is campaigning to play John Stewart.
  • John Cleese will have a role in the film.[20]
  • Jamie Dornan will play Hal Jordan.[21]
  • Armie Hammer will play Hal Jordan.[22][23][24]
  • Sterling K. Brown will play John Stewart.[25][26]
  • Ryan Reynolds, who previously portrayed Hal Jordan in Green Lantern, Tom Cruise, Joel McHale, Bradley Cooper, Armie Hammer and Jake Gyllenhaal are on the short list for the role of Hal Jordan.[27]
  • James Marsden will play Hal Jordan.[28]
  • Trevante Rhodes will play John Stewart.[29]
  • Hal Jordan will be played by an actor in his 40's and John Stewart will be played by an actor in his 20's/30's.[30][31]
  • DEBUNKED! The actor for Hal Jordan and/or John Stewart will be announced at the San Diego Comic-Con.[32]
  • Ricky Whittle will play John Stewart or Simon Bez.[33][34][35]
  • Tom Cruise will play Hal Jordan.
  • Justin Hartley is game to play Hal Jordan.


  • Hal Jordan will be the main character with John Stewart as a supporting character.
  • The film will focus on Hal, John, and possibly Guy Gardner with two or three characters as well.[36][37][38][39][40][41]
  • Hal will be older while John and Kyle will be younger.[42]
  • Jessica Cruz will appear.[43]
  • Hal will be a former Military test pilot who is now a veteran member of the Green Lantern Corps and John will be a Sniper in the Military before joining the Corps.[30][31]
  • Kilowog and Tomar-Re will appear in the film.[44]
  • Simon Baz and Jessica Cruz will be the leads.[45]


  • The film doesn't have any defined villains yet.[40][41]
  • Sinestro will be the film's main villain.[19]


  • The film will be a Lethal Weapon style adventure.[37]
  • The film will be lighthearted and fun. They’re modeling the tone after old cheesy sci-fi serials.[19]
  • The film will be based on Geoff Johns 9-year comic run of Green Lantern Corps.


  • There will be two GL films, one with Hal Jordan and John Stewart and the second starring Guy Gardner.
  • Chad Stahelski and David Leitch will direct the film.[46][47]
  • Matt Reeves, Duncan Jones and Rian Johnson have been approached about directing.[40][41]
  • George Miller will direct the film.[48][49]
  • Rick Famuyiwa will direct the film.[50]
  • The film will be shot for a 2018 release date.[51][52][53]
  • David Goyer will direct the film.[54]
  • Rupert Wyatt will direct the film.[30][31]
  • Christopher McQuarrie will direct the film.[55]
  • This could be one of the films to be release either on February 14, 2020 or June 5, 2020.[56]
  • Peter Jackson will direct.
  • Joseph Kosinski, Quentin Tarantino, Miguel Gomes, David Yates, Andy Muschietti, Brad Peyton, Gary Ross, Ridley Scott, Dan Trachtenberg and a number of others will direct the film.[45]
  • J.J. Abrams will direct the film.[57][58]


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  2. [1]
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  4. Did Tyrese Just Confirm He'll Be 'Green Lantern'?
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  6. Tyrese Gibson Says He Has A Shot At Green Lantern
  7. Common Would Still Love To Play ‘Green Lantern’ in ‘Justice League’ Movie Universe
  8. [4]
  9. DC DA7E: Two Green Lanterns
  10. Now I’m Hearing Chris Pine For GREEN LANTERN Too
  11. [5]
  12. Matthew McConaughey Open to Marvel or DC Role, Talks Cannes Drama ‘Sea of Trees’
  13. [6]
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  17. Batman V Superman's Christina Wren "Absolutely" Wants Carrie Ferris To Be In Green Lantern Corps
  18. Could Channing Tatum be leaving ‘Gambit’ for a DC Comics movie?
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 19.3 19.4 Enormous list of potential DC Extended Universe spoilers leaked online
  20. The Internet Is Excited At The Possibility Of John Cleese Joining DC Films
  22. Has THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E.'s Armie Hammer Joined The DC Films Universe?
  23. Armie Hammer teases fans about Green Lantern rumors
  24. [8]
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  26. BLACK PANTHER's Sterling K. Brown Is Ready To Join The DC Films Universe For GREEN LANTERN CORPS.
  27. Tom Cruise, Jake Gyllenhaal on DC’s ‘Green Lantern Corps’ Shortlist (Exclusive)
  28. Is James Marsden Also In The Mix For Green Lantern Corps?
  30. 30.0 30.1 30.2 EXCLUSIVE Green Lantern Corps Has Found A Director & Character Breakdowns
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 GREEN LANTERN CORPS Rumored To Be Lining Up RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES' Rupert Wyatt To Direct
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  33. Ricky Whittle, the new Green Lantern?
  34. Green Lantern screenwriter Michael Green wants Ricky Whittle to play John Stewart (Exclusive)
  35. American Gods' Ricky Whittle explains why he wants to play Green Lantern
  36. Rumor: GREEN LANTERN Reboot Will Focus on Hal Jordan and John Stewart
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  40. 40.0 40.1 40.2 Are These DC Extended Universe Leaks Real??
  41. 41.0 41.1 41.2 RUMOUR: Do These 4Chan Leaks Reveal The Future Of The DCEU?
  42. LR Hot Rumor: Will 'GREEN LANTERN CORPS' Have 3 Lanterns From Earth?
  43. Could This Be the DC Movie GREEN LANTERN?
  44. [13]
  45. 45.0 45.1 Possible DCEU Leaks Reveal Details On GREEN LANTERN CORPS, THE BATMAN, JUSTICE LEAGUE Issues And More
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  47. Will We See Jason Todd In The DC Cinematic Universe; Chad Staheleski & David Leitch Being Courted For DC Film
  48. HEROIC INSIDER #6 : NYC Limited Edition, Captain America Civil War, Wolverine X-Men, and more…
  49. Is MAD MAX: FURY ROAD Director George Miller In Line To Helm The GREEN LANTERN CORPS Movie?
  50. Is DOPE Director Rick Famuyiwa Interested In Helming A DCEU Film?
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  54. Meet the Movie Press for March 17th, 2017
  55. 'Green Lantern Corps': DC Reportedly Eyeing 'Mission Impossible's Christopher McQuarrie to Direct
  56. Warner Bros. Has Dated Two More UNTITLED DC FILMS For 2020 - Are CYBORG & GREEN LANTERN CORPS In Jeopardy?
  57. Exclusive: J.J. Abrams Taking On Superman and Green Lantern
  58. J.J. Abrams Reportedly Directing New Green Lantern And Superman Movies
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