Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner (Marvel's The Avengers), and Amy Adams (upcoming Man of Steel) will be joined by Christian Bale (The Dark Knight Rises) in David O. Russell's upcoming untitled ensemble drama. Russell's penning the film’s screenplay with Eric Warren Singer, based on Singer’s original script.
The Untitled David O. Russell Project is based on the true story of a notorious financial con artist (Bale) and his mistress/partner in crime (Adams), who were forced to work with an out of control federal agent (Cooper) to turn the tables on other con artists, mobsters, and politicians. At the epicenter of the entire tale, is the passionate and volatile leader of the New Jersey state assembly (Renner) who is also the local hero and mayor of impoverished Camden.
Panorama Media has sold the film internationally, which includes a multi territorial deal with Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions. Production will begin mid-February on the East Coast.