Will Smith, David Ayer may reunite for 'Bright'

Updated on : Mar 03,2016   7:06 pm

Los Angeles, March 3 (IANS) Director David Ayer and actor Will Smith, who worked together for American superhero film "Suicide Squad", are reportedly teaming up again for the upcoming thriller "Bright".

They are in talks to join the film, which is scripted by Max Landis, reports variety.com.

Ayer is eyed to direct the film with Smith as the lead actor.

Actor Joel Edgerton is also in talks to feature as a co-star.

Although plot details are not known, sources suggest the project will be in the vein of "End of Watch" (which was directed by Ayer) but set in a world where fairies live among humans. Sources also say the story is not set in the present day.

"Suicide Squad," which also stars Margot Robbie, Jared Leto and Viola Davis, will release on August 5.