Elizabeth Banks is Oliver Stone’s Laura Bush

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Elizabeth Banks, who recently wrapped shooting Kevin Smith’s Zack & Miri Make a Porno, is in final talks to play Laura Bush in W, Oliver Stone’s biopic on the life and presidency of George W. Bush.

Josh Brolin already is on board to play Bush in the biopic, which begins shooting in late April in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Stone wrote the screenplay with his Wall Street co-writer Stanley Weiser.

Banks next appears opposite Eddie Murphy in the comedy Meet Dave and then opposite Aaron Eckhart in Meet Bill.

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