Donnersmarck Helms “28th Amendment”

Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck (“The Lives of Others”) is in talks to direct Tom Cruise-led drama “The 28th Amendment” for Warner Bros. Pictures reports the trades.

The drama revolves around a U.S. president who discovers the existence of a secret cabal that runs the government and wants him dead.

Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci (“Eagle Eye,” “Transformers”) penned the script. Basil Iwanyk and Richard Donner are producers.