Ben StillerBen Stiller and 'Rush Hour' director Brett Ratner are teaming up for Universal's upcoming crime caper 'Tower Heist.'

Stiller will star as a manager of a luxury New York City high rise who loses his pension thanks to a big bad Bernie Madoff type. When he learns that the bad businessman is being held under house arrest in his building, he and hisl staff plan a heist to steal back what they're owed.

According to Deadline, the project has been in development for more than four years at Universal. It was originally conceived as 'Trump Heist' with the idea of an all African American cast teaming up to empty Donald Trump's pockets.
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