(ANI): Tom Cruise is in talks to become a superhero in an
adaptation of comic book classic Sleeper. The Top Gun star is said
to be helping in the set up the movie as a project for Warner Bros.
along with director Sam Raimi - with an option of starring in the
The movie will be adapted from the DC Comics/Wildstorm comic
book, reports Contactmusic. The comic book centres on a spy whose
fusion with an alien artifact makes him immune to pain. Cruise
recently became the sole boss at United Artists films, after his
partner Paula Wagner quit. However, Cruise's deal allows him to
continue working with other studios.