Morgan Freeman Joins Besson’s “Lucy”

Morgan Freeman has entered negotiations to join Luc Besson’s upcoming sci-fi action feature “Lucy” at Universal Pictures and EuropaCorp.

The story follows a young woman (Scarlett Johansson) who gains super powers after being forced to work as a drug mule. She sets out to rescue a professor (Freeman).

Besson will both write and direct the project. He will also produce alongside Christophe Lambert.

Source: The Wrap