THE MAN IN THE ROCKEFELLER SUIT Wants Benedict Cumberbatch

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Benedict Cumberbatch is in talks with book to film adaption The Man In The Rockefeller Suit to star.

The Man In The Rockerfeller Suit tells the story of Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter, an imposter who conned his way into various jobs on Wall Street — as well as a marriage — posing as a member of the Rockefeller family. After achieving a life in rarefied social circles, his past finally catches up with him and he fears losing custody of his only daughter.

As well as negotiations with Cumberbatch the project is also currently looking for a director.