Mark Wahlberg to play drug dealer Jon Roberts in Peter Bergs flick

January 19th, 2008 - 6:00 pm ICT by admin  

Melbourne, January 19 (ANI): Hollywood producer Peter Berg is finally set to fulfil his dream of working with Mark Wahlberg, as the latter has agreed to star in his new film about international drug dealer Jon Roberts.

Wahlberg is not only portraying Roberts, but is also associated as an executive producer with the project.

A Variety magazine report suggests that Sarah Aubrey and Stephen Levinson are the other names in the list of producers, reports Moviehole.

After returning from Vietnam as a decorated soldier, Roberts headed to Miami in the late ’70s, and formed a relationship with the Medellin drug cartel.

He had to serve a decade in jail for his crimes. (ANI)

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