March 14 (UPI) -- Denzel Washington is attached to star in an upcoming cop thriller from Warner Bros. titled Little Things.
Washington's character, who is willing to bend the rules and is dealing with a dark secret from his past, teams up Los Angeles detective Baxter to apprehend a serial killer.
Hancock is being eyed to also direct the film.
Washington was last seen in action thriller sequel The Equalizer 2 from director Antoine Fuqua. The actor is set to receive the 47th American Film Institute Life Achievement Award on June 6.