Tom Cruise is keen to work again with Jack Nicholson on an upcoming Warner Bros comedy according to a report.

The Hollywood Reporter says Cruise is keen to get his A Few Good Men co-star to join El Presidente.

Cruise is being eyed to play a secret service agent with Nicholson in the frame to played an alcoholic former president. The agent is assigned to look after America’s worst ever former president who only got the top job as he was Vice-President when his boss died.

The report says Doug Liman is now set to direct the project which has been knocking around since 2010. Reports say the director and Cruise visited Nicholson last week to pitch the role to him.