SR famously cut weight to slim down for his first super hero role. Rogen played billionaire Britt Reid with delight from beginning to end. What happened was an amazing performance. At the beginning, Reid clearly relishes the lavish, hard-partying life of a man heir to his father’s billions. However, Rogen also embraced the transformation of the role when Reid decides to take justice into his own hands and investigate his father’s murder by way of becoming The Green Hornet.