Variety reported, Leonardo DiCaprio to star in the film adaptation of best-selling novel “Killers of the Flower Moon.”
Martin Scorsese are attached to direct, he’s also set to co-produce with Imperative Entertainment. Eric Roth will write the screenplay.
DiCaprio and Scorsese have worked on several films before, one of them is the 2013 feature film ‘The Wolf of Wall Street.’
You can read the premise of Killers of the Flower Moon below:
The story is set in 1920s Oklahoma and revolves around the Osage Nation, who were the richest people per capita in the world, after oil was discovered under their land and then they were murdered, one by one. As the death toll rose, the newly created FBI took up the case and unraveled a chilling conspiracy and one of the most monstrous crimes in American history.
Killers of the Flower Moon was written by David Grann.