The star of "Juno" is in talks with 20th Century Fox to take the leading role in "Queen & Country," a film adaptation of a comic book series published in the 2000s, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
If an agreement is reached, Ellen Page will portray Tara Chace, a spy with the British Secret Intelligence Service whose cover has been compromised. The character is the protagonist of Greg Rucka's "Queen & Country" comic book series.
The Canadian actress recently participated in another comic book adaptation, portraying Kitty Pryde in "X-Men: Days of Future Past," due for release in May 2014. She was joined on the set by Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Peter Dinklage, Halle Berry, Anna Paquin and Omar Sy.