Belfast Telegraph

Brad Pitt to star in Cogan's Trade

Brad Pitt is to star in new heist comedy Cogan's Trade.

The Hollywood star will team up again with The Assassination Of Jesse James writer and director Andrew Dominick for the project, Variety has confirmed.

The film, written by Andrew, tells the story of professional enforcer, Cogan, who is hired by the mob to investigate a heist on a high stakes poker game.

Brad's Plan B will produce the film along with Chockstone Pictures.

Other stars reportedly in negotiation to star in the movie according to include Casey Affleck, Sam Rockwell, Josh Brolin, Javier Bardem, Mark Ruffalo and Zoe Saldana.

Cogan's Trade will be shot on location in Louisiana with filming expected to begin in March.


From Belfast Telegraph