Mark Wahlberg, DiCaprio together in ‘Cocaine Cowboys’ remakeFebruary 27th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 27 (ANI): Hollywood actors Mark Wahlberg and Leonardo DiCaprio will be seen together once again in the remake of the 2006 documentary Cocaine Cowboys.
Wahlberg would be seen playing drug linchpin Jon Roberts while DiCaprio would be seen playing an airplane pilot in a supporting role.
The story revolves around the largest cocaine trafficker in Miami in the 1970s and 1980s.
An insider revealed that DiCaprio is very excited about the part.
“(He) is excited about the opportunity to play the airplane pilot who travels with Mark’s character to obtain kilos of cocaine from Pablo Escobar,” the New York Post quoted the source, as saying.
The pair will be doing their third film together after 1995’s The Basketball Diaries and most recently in 2006’s The Departed. (ANI)
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