Michael Peña (Crash, Shooter, End of Watch) has joined the cast of David O. Russell’s next film (still untitled) which already stars: Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Jennifer Lawrence.
The film tells the story of the real-life FBI “Abscam” sting operation, conducted during the late 1970′s to early 1980′s, which uncovered a deep corruption scandal on Capitol Hill and led to several convictions. Read more about it here.
No word yet on who he will play, however Peña announced his involvement this past Easter Sunday with this Tweet:
Happy Easter my friends. Just landed in Boston for the new David ORussell movie!!!!
— Michael Pena (@realmichaelpena) April 1, 2013
Back to Peña’s Oscar talk.
David O. Russell’s last two films (The Fighter, Silver Linings Playbook) had a combined 7 Oscar nominations in the acting categories and three Oscar wins (Christian Bale, Melissa Leo for The Fighter and »
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