David O. Russell is attached to direct “American Bullshit” for Sony Pictures and Atlas Entertainment.
Charles Roven and Richard Suckle will produce the Eric Singer-scripted drama, which follows a con artist who works with the FBI in a far-reaching corruption case that stretches from Atlantic City to Washington, DC.
Russell recently directed “The Fighter” and is in post-production on “The Silver Linings Playbook,” a Weinstein Company pic that stars Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro and Chris Tucker.
Russell is repped by CAA and Gang, Tyre
, Ramer & Brown.
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