MOVIES | By Jeff Sneider on March 6, 2014 @ 10:48 am
With two Fox Searchlight movies opening in the next several weeks, Jude Law is nearing a deal to work with the studio's parent company 20th Century Fox, as he's in final negotiations to join Melissa McCarthy and Rose Byrne in Paul Feig's spy comedy “Susan Cooper,” an individual familiar with the project has told TheWrap.
“Susan Cooper,” which is being developed as a potential franchise in the same tone as “The Heat,” will be a realistic comedy about a female James Bond-type. Frequent action movie hero Jason Statham is confirmed to co-star in the movie.
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