I Heard You Paint Houses: Scorsese to reunite with De Niro in mob drama

Wed October 1, 2008 Return to Film News

Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro will reunite for the Paramount Pictures mob drama I Heard You Paint Houses, an adaptation of the Charles Brandt book about Frank "the Irishman" Sheeran.

Steven Zaillian, who has previously worked with Scorsese on Gangs of New York, has signed on to adapt the book, about the mob assassin who is reputed to have carried out more than 25 mob murders and who many believe was involved in the death of Teamster boss Jimmy Hoffa.

Source: Variety
Related Titles: The Irishman