Jennifer Lopez could play video game character Carmen Sandiego

Twitter reports that Walden Media has bought the film rights to franchise and intends to offer the actress the role of the famous thief.

Carmen Sandiego is a detective employed by the agency ACME, who becomes the the biggest thief in the world. She is followed by her former partner who attempts to discover whether she’s truly a heroine or an evil person.

Aimed at youth, Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego? has made the subject of an animated series for TV.

Disney worked on a feature film project in the late 1990s, but the film was never released.