Brad Pitt, Steven Soderbergh to team up for Moneyball

February 6th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI  

Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Director Steven Soderbergh is said to be in talks to team up again with his Oceans franchise star Brad Pitt for new flick Moneyball.

The movie is a sports film centring on the real-life Oakland Athletics” general manager who used a computer analysis program to draft a playoff-calibre team, reports E!Online.

Pitt had joined the project last fall, and as per Variety, Soderbergh is in talks after Marley & Me auteur David Frankel parted ways with the film.

The movie is an adaptation of Michael Lewis best-selling Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game, which chronicled Oakland A’’s G.M. Billy Beane’’s successful foray into computer-assisted recruiting. (ANI)

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in Entertainment |