July 17, 2009 at 04:00 AM EDT

News that Ryan Reynolds will be playing Green Lantern in an upcoming film adaptation is slightly shocking, given that he just signed on to another superhero franchise: Wolverine‘s Deadpool. But ”there’s no rule that says you can’t play two different characters in two different comic-book universes,” Reynolds recently told EW. And he’s willing to do more caped crusading: ”There are so many interesting comic-book characters out there. I would love to do others.” Are the suits tight? We’re in.

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