We haven't heard anything about the action thriller El Presidente since 2010 when Tom Cruise
was attached to the project and the actor was trying to get the likes of Jack Nicholson
and even Robert Downey Jr.
involved in the project with Jay Roach
, The Campaign
) directing. Now Cruise is back with a vengeance trying to get the film off the ground at Warner Bros.
again, and this time he has his Edge of Tomorrow director Doug Liman
at the helm, and the two are making a last ditch effort to get Nicholson involved in the project which would mark their first big screen reunion since A Few Good Men
back in 1992. For those who don't know, the story follows a dedicated Secret Service agent (Cruise) assigned to protect a bumbling and degenerate ex-president (Nicholson) with apparently hilarious, yet quite dangerous, results. The unlikely duo would find themselves on