Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese working together again on new film
Leonardo DiCaprio and director Martin Scorsese for the seventh time working together. The actor-regisseurduo together a film adaptation of the bestselling book Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders, and the Birth of the FBI.
Reports that Variety.
According to Dante Ferretti, the productieontwerper who regularly collaborates with Scorsese (74) and also on this project, will cooperate, will the shooting of the thriller in the spring of 2018. Scorsese rounds off first the recordings of his next film The Local (with Robert De Niro in the lead role).
It is not known whether DiCaprio (42) also will play a role in the film. He previously played lead roles in Scorsese films, including The Wolf of Wall Street and The Departed. The duo was together for five great movies and a short film.
The script of the Flower Moon is written by “oscar” Italian Eric Roth, who is also responsible for the scripts of Forrest Gump and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.
The story of the film is set in the 20’s and revolves around a series of murders of indians in Osage County, in the state of Oklahoma. The murder case was one of the first major studies of the FBI.