By Travis Martin



Denzel Washington may have found his next acting project. Variety breaks that the actor is in talks to star in Dan Gilroy‘s legal drama, “Inner City. In it, Washington will play a lawyer who must deal with major changes in his company. Gilroy will write and direct the film, which is said to be comparable with 1982’s “The Verdict” starring Paul Newman.

Washington will next be seen Antoine Fuqua‘s remake of “The Magnificent Seven along with a sequel to “The Equalizer” and his next directing project, “Fences. Meanwhile Gilroy has written the script for “Kong: Skull Island” and has been announced to write the script for “Stan Lee’s Annihilator. Currently, “Inner City” does not have a release date.