By Nikhil Viswanathan | Galatta | 03:03 PM
Oscar winning Hollywood star Leonardo Dicaprio signs his next with veteran director Martin Scorsese, This is the sixth time that Dicaprio and Scorsese have joined hands. Sources state that Scorsese, has signed on to direct Imperative Entertainment's Killers of the Flower Moon, which will be an adaptation of the novel by David Grann. DiCaprio is stated to play the lead in the film, which is expected to go on floors early next year.
The film is stated to be set in 1920s Oklahoma and centres around the Osage Nation murders, in which members of the Native American tribe were murdered and how the murders attracted the attention of the newly created FBI. This films is stated to be gripping a cat and mouse chase.
Scorsese said in a statement. "I'm so excited to be working with Eric Roth and reuniting with Leo DiCaprio to bring this truly unsettling American story to the screen,"DiCaprio has appeared in five of Scorsese's films till now. The duo have worked on films such as The Aviator, The Departed, Shutter Island and the most recent The Wolf of Wall Street