According to Deadline, Will Smith has attached himself to star in and produce The Legend Of Cain, an epic re-telling of the Biblical sibling tale, only this time it will have a vampiric twist.
The report states that Smith would play Cain, and he’ll produce with Overbrook Entertainment partners Jada Pinkett Smith, James Lassiter and Ken Stovitz. He’ll be shooting from script by Caleeb Pinkett, Dan Knauf and Andrea Berloff. No studio or director has been attached to the Overbrook project, which is coming off the successful The Karate Kid remake, which has grossed $210 million worldwide so far.
Smith is currently promoting The Karate Kid internationally and starts lensing Men In Black 3 in August.