Ryan Reynolds To Dress Up In Drag For New Comedy

Ryan will reportedly star in what Variety described as a "dude-in-drag romantic comedy"

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    The actor will play the lead in a new comedy developed by screenwriter Allan Loeb that finds him disguised as a woman to win back a lost lover, according to Variety.

    Ryan Reynolds may be preparing to take on the spandex-filled roles of Green Lantern and his "X-Men Origins: Wolverine" character Deadpool in a pair of movies, but the star will also reportedly star in a film with a different set of tights.

    The actor will play the lead in a new comedy developed by screenwriter Allan Loeb that finds him disguised as a woman to win back a lost lover, according to Variety.

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    Ryan will reportedly star in what the trade mag described as a "dude-in-drag romantic comedy," putting him in the company of such cross-dressing stars as Dustin Hoffman, Robin Williams and Patrick Swayze.

    The actor will also reportedly serve as an executive producer on the film.

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    Up next for Ryan is Warner Bros.'s "The Green Lantern," based on the DC comic book hero, scheduled to hit theaters in June 2011.

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