Oscar winners Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio are reportedly uniting for his or her sixth movie collectively.
The group will probably be adapting the bestselling e-book “Killers of the Flower Moon” for the massive display. Manufacturing on the movie, in accordance with Selection, will begin in the summertime of 2019.
A launch date was not instantly introduced.
The non-fiction e-book by David Grann is predicated on the Osage Nation. Set in 1920s Oklahoma, the group struck it wealthy when oil was discovered beneath their land. They had been murdered following the invention, nonetheless, and the newly-formed FBI quickly jumped in to research the case.
“Once I learn David Grann’s e-book, I instantly began seeing it — the folks, the settings, the motion — and I knew that I needed to make it right into a film,” Scorsese mentioned. “I’m so excited to be working with Eric Roth and reuniting with Leo DiCaprio to deliver this actually unsettling American story to the display.”
It would mark the primary mission the duo has completed collectively since 2013’s “The Wolf of Wall Avenue.”
Earlier movies they labored on collectively embrace “Gangs of New York” (2002), “The Aviator” (2004) and “The Departed” (2006), the latter main to the legendary filmmaker scoring Oscar gold. Additionally they made “Shutter Island” in 2010.
DiCaprio subsequently received the “Greatest Actor” award for his position in “The Revenant.”
He’s at present engaged on Quentin Tarantino’s “As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood” in regards to the Charles Manson murders whereas Scorsese is wrapping up manufacturing on his mob movie “The Irishman.”