Marisa Miller is making the move from Sports Illustrated and Victoria's Secret model to actress. SuperHeroHype reports that she has joined the cast of Universal's R.I.P.D. She will star opposite Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges in the film directed by Robert Schwentke.
The film is based on the Peter Lenkov comic that centers on a police force comprised of undead officers. Reynolds will play Nick Cruz, a recently slain police officer who joins the force and tries to find his own murderer. Bridges will play Roy, a veteran member of the force. The script was adapted by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi, along with Neil H. Moritz. The film is being developed by Dark Horse Entertainment and is being produced by Mike Richardson, Ryan Reynolds and Jonathon Komack Martin. The supporting cast also incldues Kevin Bacon, Stephanie Szostak and Mary-Louise Parker.
R.I.P.D. is set for release on June 28, 2013.