Woody Harrelson cast as gangster
Published 10/11/2011 | 12:37
Woody Harrelson has signed up to star opposite Colin Farrell, Sam Rockwell and Christopher Walken in the film Seven Psychopaths, according to reports.
Tom Waits and Bond girl Olga Kurylenko have also been cast in the comedy, reported Deadline.
Irish Hollywood star Colin plays a screenwriter who struggles to write his script, called Seven Psychopaths.
US stars Sam and Christopher play his dog-napping friends.
When the Shih Tzu owned by a psychopathic gangster, played by Cheers star Woody, goes missing, the screenwriter gets his inspiration for his screenplay.
But he has to stay alive long enough to write it all down.
The film is directed and scripted by In Bruges filmmaker Martin McDonagh and began production this week in Los Angeles.