Brad Pitt & Jonah Hill Back for Another 'True Story'
Feb 28, 2012 15:08
Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill are back for another project and according to Deadline, Pitt is going to produce True Story, which stars Jonah Hill along with James Franco and will be directed by Ruper Goold and based on a memoir from journalist Michael Finkel.
Hill will be playing Finkel, a writer for The New York Times Magazine who learned in 2002 that a man by the name of Christian Longo was captured in Mexico after being on the FBI's most wanted list for killing his own family, had been using his name.
The real Finkel ended up being fired by his editors declaring that the writer had fabricated parts of an investigative article, and his career basically went downhill from there. Sounds like some serious acting there. Are you ready for this Jonah?
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