2 February 2013 9:46 PM, PST | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Johnny Depp may have just found his post-"Lone Ranger" film.  The 49-year-old global superstar hasn't gone in front of the cameras since "Ranger" wrapped last year.  Now, Depp is expected to star in Barry Levinson's new drama "Black Mass" as notorious mobster Whitey Bulger. Adapted from the 2001 non-fiction book "Black Mass: The True Story of an Unholy Alliance Between the FBI and the Irish Mob," screenwriter Mark Mallouk completely rewrote the script after Bulger was captured in Santa Monica, CA in June 2011.  In a press release about the project released today, producer Brian Oliver reveals that "Black Mass expertly »


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