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Will Smith in negotiations for movie adaptation of Brilliance

Feb 21, 2014 | 2:30pm EST

Will Smith is in talks to star in a big screen adaptation of author Marcus Sakey's bestseller Brilliance. The Men In Black star is in negotiations to play a federal agent, one of a rare set of people born with extraordinary abilities, called "brilliants", who is tasked with hunting down a terrorist with similar abilities to prevent him from starting a civil war. Mission: Impossible screenwriter David Koepp has been developing the script, which Don't Look Back filmmaker Julius Onah will direct.

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