MUMBAI: Jamie Foxx is reportedly in talks with Sony
to play the US President in the upcoming action-drama
White House Down. Though no formal offer has been made,
it has been reported that the actor is intrigued by
the presidential role.
film revolves around a secret agent who is in charge
to save the president when 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
is occupied by a paramilitary group.
Tatum is being tapped to portray the secret agent. The
film is to be directed by Roland Emmerich.
House Down is said to be a rival project to Millennium
Films` White House Taken that is scheduled to take off
before the Sony film.
other film is being directed by Antoine Fuqua with Gerard
Butler tackling the lead role.