Foxx, Hart Team On "Black Phantom"

By Garth Franklin Tuesday March 11th 2014 10:14PM

Jamie Foxx and Kevin Hart are in talks to team-up for the comedy "The Black Phantom" at Screen Gems.

The story follows a hitman double-crossed by his employer. The hitman is forced to seek out his successor - the African-American assassin known as 'The Black Phantom'.

Hart's "Ride Along" director Tim Story is in negotiations to helm. Dave Lease and Megan Hinds penned the script.

Source: THR