Daniel Craig in talks for Cowboys & Aliens
Daniel Craig has reportedly been offered the lead the role in comic book adaptation Cowboys & Aliens.
According to Collider, Craig is the frontrunner to replace Robert Downey Jr, who dropped out to work on a Sherlock Holmes sequel.
The story centres on Zeke Jackson, a Western settler who teams up with Apache Indians when aliens crash in their city
Iron Man helmer Jon Favreau is on board to steer the project from a script by Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Damon Lindelof.