Motorcade: Joe Carnahan’s Thriller at DreamWorks

Joe Carnahan will direct the action picture “Motorcade” for DreamWorks.

Carnahan will write and  helm the movie, with Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald executive producing. Billy Ray wrote the latest draft.

The story revolves around terrorists attacking the U.S. president’s motorcade as it navigates through Los Angeles.

Carnahan most recently directed “Stretch,” starring Patrick Wilson, Ed Helms and Chris Pine, and has also been busy on the TV front, exec producing the NBC dramas “Blacklist” and “State of Affairs.”

Other past credits include “The Grey,” “The A-Team,” and “Smokin Aces.”