Denzel Washington tipped to play Green Lantern in `Man of Steel` sequel

ANI| Updated: Dec 31, 2013, 20:43 PM IST

Washington: Denzel Washington is in talks to replace Ryan Reynolds as Green Lantern in the upcoming film `Man of Steel` sequel.

According to, sources said that the 59-year-old actor is the frontrunner to play Hal Jordan`s comic book alias, alongside Henry Cavill as Superman and Ben Affleck as Batman.

Washington was initially been linked to the role of Superman`s nemesis Lex Luthor.