Michael B. Jordan Set to Star in ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ Remake
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Michael B. Jordan will star in another project that’s sure to have people talking this year. The Creed actor will take on the lead role in a remake of The Thomas Crown Affair.

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There are already two versions of the film: the 1968 original starring Steve McQueen, and the 1999 remake starring Pierce Brosnan. In this updated version, Jordan will play the titular character, with the film taking on a fresh spin. 

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No director is currently attached to the project, but the idea of Jordan as a suave, rich playboy who steals art on the side is all we really need to know, right? Count us all the way in.

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