Kevin James, Salma Hayek Feel “The Boom”

Kevin James is close to playing the lead role in the comedy “Here Comes the Boom” for Sony Pictures says Variety.

James and Rock Reuben (“The Zookeeper”) penned the action comedy though plot details were not disclosed. Salma Hayek is said to be circling the female lead role.

James will produce the film as well alongside Adam Sandler. Filming could kick off as early as January.