Mary-Louise Parker enlists in 'R.I.P.D'
By Adnan Tezer Aug 22, 2011, 18:59 GMT
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Mary-Louise Parker is in talks to join Ryan Reynolds in Universal's adaptation of the Dark Horse comic "R.I.P.D."
According to Variety, Robert Schwentke is directing.
The supernatural action comedy is being produced by Neil H. Moritz, Mike Richardson, Reynolds and Jonathon Komack Martin.
The cast includes Jeff Bridges, Kevin Bacon and Stephanie Szostak.
Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi wrote the script based on Peter Lenkov's comic.
The story centers on a murdered cop (Reynolds) who is recruited to work in the Rest in Peace Department (RIPD), a police force comprised of ghosts that battles spirits unwilling to depart the world.
Parker can be seen on Showtime's "Weeds."