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Benedict Cumberbatch & Jake Gyllenhaal in Talks to Join Cast of 'Rio

Benedict Cumberbatch & Jake Gyllenhaal in Talks to Join Cast of 'Rio

Benedict Cumberbatch and Jake Gyllenhaal may be starring in upcoming flick Rio together!

According to Variety, the 40-year-old Sherlock actor and 36-year-old Southpaw star are in talks to join the cast.

The film follows a financial reporter, set to be played by Jake, who travels to Rio de Janeiro to visit a wealthy friend, played by Benedict.

In the process he unexpectedly ends up getting sucked into a plot to help his friend fake his death.

Both Benedict and Jake‘s production companies are expected to help produce the flick.

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