Mary-Louise Parker is set to reunite with her RED director Robert Schwentke in Universal's adaptation of R.I.P.D..
Based on the Dark Horse comic of the same name, R.I.P.D. follows a recently a recently murdered police officer (Ryan Reynolds) who accepts a job at the Rest in Peace Department, where he partners with a gunslinger from the 1880s (Jeff Bridges) to find the man that murdered him. According to Variety, Parker will play the "the woman overseeing the division who explains to Reynolds' character what has happened when he dies."
Parker joins a cast that also includes Kevin Bacon as the movie's antagonist and the recently cast Stephanie Szostak (Dinner for Schmucks, We Bought a Zoo), who will play Reynolds' wife. Adapted by Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay (Clash of the Titans remake), R.I.P.D. is scheduled for release on June 28, 2013. Production begins next month in Boston. the Magic Mike casting >> Posted 08.23.11 by Ryan