Eastwood is set to star in and direct the film and its said that this could very well be the last film that he ever stars in. The last movie that Eastwood appeared in was the 2012 baseball drama Trouble With the Curve alongside Amy Adams.
The Mule will tell the true story of Leo Sharp, who was a 90-year-old drug smuggler. Eastwood will be playing the film version of Sharp in the film. The movie is based on a The New York Times Magazine article and thanks to Variety we have a plot summary for the movie.
The film follows Earl Stone (Eastwood), "a man in his 80s who is broke, alone, and facing foreclosure of his business when he is offered a job