Miles Teller has been in talks to play Reid Richards/Mr. Incredible in the remake of Fantastic Four for some time. Variety is reporting that Miles has been offered the role and is in negotiations stage.
Miles Teller, Kate Mara and Jamie Bell will join Michael B. Jordan in the latest installment in the comicbook franchise.
Mara recently closed a deal to play play Sue Storm/The Invisible Woman. While no offer is out yet, Bell is expected to be tapped to play Ben Grimm/The Thing. Teller has an offer to play Reid Richards/Mr. Fantastic, but deal points are a little further away from being completed.
Teller and Mara have been on Fox’s radar since they were expected to test in November — events that were pushed when Kinberg came on for the last polish on the script.
Stay tuned for more information on this.