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“The Irishman”A dash of De Niro, a sprig of Pacino; mix them together with a little Scorsese and what do you get? The perfect trifecta of Hollywood legends ready to make a movie. The macho-inclined dream team is gearing up for their next project over at Netflix, the streaming service that’s bringing its A-game in the original content arena. The film, originally a Paramount property, is based on the book “I Heard You Paint Houses” by Charles Brandt that focuses on the life of admitted mobster Frank “the Irishman” Sheeran. Sheeran gained notoriety by claiming that he killed over 25 people, including Teamster boss Jimmy Hoffa, whose murder and gravesite are still contemplated by enthusiasts of the macabre. De Niro is said to be taking on the role of Sheeran while Pacino will adopt Hoffa’s persona; Scorsese will direct. Additional casting will come courtesy of Ellen Lewis Casting. Production is anticipated to start in mid-August with New York to host the project during its run.
“Hotel Artemis”Word on the star-laden streets of Hollywood is that
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