is taking a break from his usual set of thrillers to join another sci-fi franchise. The actor best known for his roles in the Star Wars, Dark Knight
series, as well as his Oscar-nominated performance in Schindler's List
, is in talks to join the Men In Black
spin-off/reboot, possibly titled Mib, which is coming to theaters next year. According to Variety
, Neeson would play the head of the UK office of the Mib
, basically the British counterpart to Rip Torn
's character in the original trilogy. Presumably this will be a comedic part for the generally serious actor, though he could also be a straight man opposite the movie's two standout leads. Find out more about the existing cast members and everthing else we know about the new Men in...