Part of the corps

Actors Temuera Morrison and Taika Waititi both star in the Martin Campbell-directed 3D film Green Lantern which began production in New Orleans in mid-March. Morrison is playing Abin Sur – a member of the interplanetary police force known as the Green Lantern Corps – who is instrumental in Hal Jordan becoming the superhero, while Waititi plays the best friend of Jordan, the test pilot who comes to wear the super-powered ring of the Corps. The movie is set for a June 17, 2011 release. Morrison, repped by Abrams Artists, recently wrapped the New Zealand-made thriller Tracker with Ray Winstone.


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Peter Jackson Has Hand in Beatles Duet

Peter Jackson Has Hand in Beatles Duet

Paul McCartney and his late Beatles songwriting and singing partner John Lennon haven’t sung together in 53 years, but thanks to New Zealand film director Peter Jackson, they got the next…