Bruce Willis is in talks to star in Lionsgate's new adaptation of the Eidos Entertainment video game "Kane & Lynch: Dead Men." According to Variety, in Kane & Lynch, Willis will play Adam "Kane" Marcus, a hired-gun who teams up with schizophrenic killer named James Lynch in search of a stolen microchip.

Simon Crane, after serving as second unit director and stunt coordinator on films Hancock, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, X-Men: The Last Stand and Troy, and working with Willis as the stunt coordinator on The Surrogates, will make is directorial debut.

Kyle Ward has written the script, and filmmakers will begin shooting by the end of the year. No word yet on who is set to play Lynch.