Jason Statham is eyeing a spy role in Paul Feig’s new female 007 movie ”Susan Cooper”, according to Deadline.
The actor, currently shooting “Fast & Furious 7″, would join Melissa McCarthy and Rose Byrne in the action-comedy, which reunites a large constituent of the “Bridesmaids” troupe.
McCarthy would play the lead character, a bumbling secret agent. Statham would play a fellow spy.
Slash and Antonio Banderas are among the cameo players.