The actor will both star and produce this Biblical retelling with vampires thrown in the mix.
Screenwriter David Koepp has also come aboard to rewrite the film.
Sony has also set a May 25, 2012 release date for the film.
It seems the star is torn between MiB and The City That Sailed
Barry Sonnenfeld revealed that they're just waiting on a script.
The two ID4 sequels will be shot back to back as early as 2011.
It seems the two A-listers are in talks for the lead roles of the long-gestating film.
The actor will either work for Sony or Fox for his next project.