Scoot McNairy Joins Sandra Bullock in ‘Our Brand is Crisis’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Scoot McNairy Our Brand is Crisis
Steve Granitz/WireImage

Scoot McNairy is set to join Sandra Bullock in the Warner Bros. political dramedy “Our Brand is Crisis.”

David Gordon Green is directing with George Clooney and Grant Heslov producing through their Smokehouse Pictures banner, with Bullock exec-producing.

The film is based on the 2005 documentary of the same name, which focuses on the use of American political campaign strategies in South America.

Peter Straughan penned the script. Courtenay Valenti and Racheline Benveniste are overseeing for the studio.

Production is set to start this fall.

McNairy has become a favorite at Warners — he starred in “Argo” and is currently shooting “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” He was also recently seen in the AMC drama “Halt and Catch Fire.”

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety