Martin Scorsese is returning in his directorial duties as his next project since Silence is coming soon. The upcoming project ‘The Irishman,’ is being handled by the duo of Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro and fans are extremely excited for it. Their teamwork has already proven to be good, and since it has been 23 years, fans can’t wait to see what’s in store for them. So here are all the details that you need to know about the upcoming biographical crime movie, “The Irishman.”
According to the reports, Steven Zaillian is on board as well and he is taking care of the writing department. The movie is based on Charles Brandt’s I Heard You Paint Houses book. Filming of the movie began back in September 2017, and fans will be glad to know that they had wrapped up in March 2018. The current budget for the film is reported to be close to $200 million.
As already mentioned, the movie is based on Charles Brandt’s book in which revolves around the Bufalino Crime family, a WWII veteran, Sheeran and Hoffa. The movie will be released on Netflix, however, Robert De Niro revealed that it would have a limited theatrical release.
The Irishman Cast:
The cast for the upcoming film includes:
Robert De Niro as Frank Sheeran
Anna Paquin as Peggy Sheeran
Al Pacino as Jimmy Hoffa
Jesse Plemons as Chuckie O’Brien
Ray Romano as Bill Bufalino
Bobby Cannavale as Felix ‘Skinny Razor’ DiTullio
Joe Pesci as Russell Bufalino
Sebastian Maniscalco as Joseph ‘Crazy Joe’ Gallo and others
The Irishman Release Date:
The official release date is yet to be revealed, however, according to the latest reports, The Irishman is expected to release sometime between July and October 2019.