Washington D.C. [USA]: Oscar winner Jamie Foxx is in talks to join Michael B.
Jamie Fox to join Michael B. Jordan for Courtroom Drama?
Jordan in 'Just Mercy', a courtroom drama directed by Destin Daniel Cretton for Warner Bros.
The story will focus on Steven's first case where a black man, Walter McMillian, was wrongly sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit.
Stevenson won the case by successfully proving that the prosecution had suppressed the evidence, leading to McMillian's exoneration.
Jordan will be co-producing the series with Gil Netter and Arthur Spector.
Jamie Foxx, who was last seen in the film 'Baby Driver, is repped by CAA, LBI Entertainment and Ziffren Brittenham.