Filmmaker Michael Bay is in negotiations to direct Sony's upcoming action movie Black 5. Ehren Kruger, who worked with the filmmaker on several "Transformers" movies, has penned the script of the film. Eva Longoria to Direct and Produce the Biopic on ‘Flamin Hot Cheetos’ Maker

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Black 5 centres around an elite military team with advanced technology. Bay's frequent collaborator Erwin Stoff will produce the project. Tom Hardy’s Venom 2 Gets a Director; Andy Serkis Roped in to Direct this Big Sequel

The director is currently awaiting the release of his Netflix actioner Six Underground, which is his first project outside the Transformers franchise in years.