CHICAGO star Queen Latifah is turning her hand to producing after signing a deal to oversee a remake of 1974 thriller TRUCK TURNER.

The Bringing Down The House actress may also take on a role in the movie, which is being made by film giants Mgm.

Truck Turner follows the story of a bounty hunter who carries out a contract killing and becomes the target for a vengeful gang after his victim's lover puts a hit on him.

Latifah will next be seen in comedy sequel Barbershop 2: BACK IN BUSINESS.

15/02/2004 10:55