Mark Wahlberg Whips Out "Two Guns"

By Garth Franklin Wednesday August 10th 2011 02:09PM

Mark Wahlberg is in negotiations to star in the comic adaptation "Two Guns" for Universal Pictures reports Deadline.

Based on Steven Grant's graphic novel, the story follows a DEA agent and an undercover naval intelligence officer who unwittingly investigate each other as each steals mob money.

Blake Masters penned the current script which Marc Platt, Andrew Cosby and Ross Richie are producing. Previously Wahlberg's "The Fighter" director David O Russell was attached to helm.