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