Penelope Cruz in spy comedy with Sacha Baron Cohen

PTI| Updated: Jul 10, 2014, 16:37 PM IST

Los Angeles: Spanish star Penelope Cruz is in negotiations to join Sacha Baron Cohen in comedy film `Grimsby`.
Louis Leterrier is directing the Sony comedy, which is shooting in the UK.

The film`s story revolves around a James Bond type, played by Mark Strong, who is forced to hid in his hometown and team up with his English football hooligan brother, played by Baron Cohen.

Cruz will reportedly play a philanthropic corporate leader with dubious personality.