Following Robert Downey Jr.'s exit, star Daniel Craig is reportedly in talks to play the lead in the big screen adaptation of 'Cowboys and Aliens.' Craig would play Jake Johnson in movie, about a group of Apache Indians and Western settlers who must work together after an alien spaceship crashes into their city (insert your "bond" pun here). 'Iron Man''s Jon Favreau will direct the film, with Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman and Damon Lindelof ('Lost') on board to write. [Variety]

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