the Irish star Jesse Plemons will reunite with legendary director Martin Scorsese for his next film, Killers of the flower moon, with the actor set to take on the lead role. Plemons joins artists like Oscar winner Leonardo DiCaprio and Oscar winner Robert De Niro in a big-budget thriller Scorsese is directing for Apple Studios and Imperative Entertainment.
Leadership in such an important production is a true victory for Jesse plemons, who in recent years has shown his talent over and over again, reinforcing people like Breaking bad, the Irish, The chargeand comedy Game night in supporting roles stealing scenes. Plemons will play the role DiCaprio was originally supposed to take on before the celebrated actor requested rewrites and the opportunity to play a supporting role.
Thus, Plemons will play Tom White, the lead FBI agent investigating the murders in downtown. Killers of the flower moon which became known as the Kingdom of Terror. Based on the critically acclaimed book. Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann, the film will tell the story of a series of murders of wealthy Osage people that took place in Osage County, Oklahoma, in the early 1920s, after large oil deposits were discovered underneath their land. This triggers a major FBI investigation involving J. Edgar Hoover.
Leonardo Dicaprio now he will play as nephew of Robert de Niro, with the Raging bull star playing William Hale, “King of the Osage Hills,” the man responsible for most of the murders. Lily Gladstone by Certain women Y Thousands of millions Fame fills the cast as Ernest Burkhart, an Osage married to the character of DiCaprio.
The man behind Forrest Gump Y The Good ShepherdEric Roth has written the script and production will take place in Oklahoma. Scorsese will direct and produce the project for Apple Studios and Imperative Entertainment. Along with Scorsese, Imperative’s Dan Friedkin and Bradley Thomas and DiCaprio’s Appian Way Productions are producing.
Martin Scorsese has previously provided an idea of what the public can expect from the project, with the director calling Killers of the flower moon a “Westerner” saying, “We think he’s a Westerner. It happened in 1921-1922 in Oklahoma. They are certainly cowboys, but they have cars and also horses.”
Plemons can currently be seen in the powerful historical biopic Judas and the Black Messiah alongside Oscar nominee Daniel Kaluuya and Salt star LaKeith Stanfield, who tells the story of William O’Neal, who is forced to accept a deal with the FBI and infiltrate the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party to gather information on President Fred Hampton.
Along with the lead in Killers of the flower moonPlemons was also reportedly wanted to take on the lead role in director Jordan Peele’s upcoming film, and the actor had to turn down the opportunity to join Peele’s latest thriller due to scheduling conflicts.
Scorsese’s reunion with DiCaprio and De Niro was an exciting enough prospect already, and with Plemons now ready to lead the way, Killers of the flower moon it has all the potential to be a true silver movie classic. Killers of the flower moon does not have a release date yet. This comes to us courtesy of Term.
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